Oil Name: Marjoram (sweet) Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Origanum majorana
Marjoram essential oil has a warm, slightly spicy smell and is colourless to pale yellow/amber in color. It has a thin consistency.
Marjoram originated in countries around the Mediterranean region. Marjoram oil is extracted from the fresh and dried leaves and flowering tops of the plant by steam distillation
Essential or Carrier Oil?
Sabinene, a-terpinene, y-terpinene, p-cymene, terpinolene, linalool, cis-sabinene hydrate, linalyl acetate, terpinen-4-ol and y-terpineol.
Analgesic, Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Antiviral, Bactericidal, Carminative, Cephalic, Cordial, Diaphoretic, Digestive, Diuretic, Emmenagogue, Expectorant, Fungicide, Hypotensive, Laxative, Nervine, Sedative, Stomachic, Vasodilator, Vulnerary
Asthma, Bronchitis, Circulation Problems, Colds and Flu, Coldness (Physical and Emotional), Constipation, Cramps, Flatulence, Headaches, Menstrual Pain, Migraine, Muscle Spasm, Muscular Aches and Pains, Nervous Tension, Nervousness, Rheumatism, Sinusitis, Stress, Tension
Pregnancy: Not suitable for pregnant mothers
Detail of Warnings
Marjoram oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing but should not be used during pregnancy.
Compatible Combination Oils
Basil, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Cypress, Elemi, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lavender, Orange, Rosewood, Tea Tree, ThymeTags: Sweet Marjoram essential oils