Marjoram Essential Oil
Scientific Name: Origanum Majorana
Composition of Oil: Terpinen-4-ol, (Z)-Sabinene Hydrate, Linalyl Acetate, Gamma-Terpinene, a-Terpineol, (E)-Sabinene Hydrate
Plant Part: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Scent: Herbaceous, Sweet, and Woody
Color: Clear with Pale Yellow
Perfumery Note: Middle
Initial Aroma Strength: Medium
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Marjoram Essential Oil - Description
Although Marjoram is mostly a cooking spice, Marjoram Essential Oil is hugely underrated in recent days! However, since ancient times sweet Marjoram Essential Oil uses proved wonderfully helpful time and again! The Marjoram Essential Oil smell is so alluring that the goddess of love, Aphrodite, grew Marjoram, and it was in use for preparing potent love potions hence on!
Moreover, Marjoram Essential Oil uses for pain relief, colds, runny nose, stress relief, anxiety, etc. can also be beneficial at times. This alluring herbal aroma blends well with many other oils. This makes Marjoram Essential Oil is believed to offer a calming effect on our body and mind. The tea made with Marjoram is known to rejuvenate a stressed mind and uplift our mood.
Marjoram is known to have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. It is used to ease several discomforts including stomach disorders, infections, and menstrual cramps. However, no proper research has been done under these benefits of Marjoram Essential Oil. It is also believed to be a useful muscle relaxant. As it has a calming scent, it may enhance sound sleep.
Marjoram Essential Oil Uses
Marjoram Essential Oil can be used on the skin directly on small doses of 3-4 drops. However, before using it, no sensitive parts like forehead, mix it with a carrier oil or another essential oil.
We do not recommend consuming Marjoram Essential Oil.
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Caution: Beware of excessive use as it may lead to nausea and headaches. For topical use, always dilute the oil with a carrier oil. We do not suggest the internal use of any essential oils. Keep it out of children’s reach. It is not recommended for a pregnant woman without a proper prescription by a specialist.