Oregano essential oil – 100% Therapeutic Grade
Country of Origin: Italy , Botanical Name: Origanum Vulgare L. , Parts Used: Flowering Plant , Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Oregano oil is high in phenols, which are natural phytochemical compounds with beneficial antioxidant effects. The two most abundant phenols in it are:
- Thymol – a natural fungicide with antiseptic properties. It helps boost your immune system, works as a shield against toxins, and even helps prevent tissue damage and encourages healing.
- Carvacrol – found to be effective against various bacterial infections, such as candida albicans, staphylococcus, E. coli, campylobacter, salmonella, klebsiella, the aspergillus mold, giardia, pseudomonas, and listeria.
Treating foot or nail fungus.
- Put a few teaspoons of oregano oil in a basin of water and soak your feet in it. You can also dilute the oil (mix a drop with a teaspoon of olive or coconut oil), and then apply it on your nails or skin.
Killing parasites and infections.
- Dilute the oil (mix a drop with a drop of a carrier oil such as coconut oil), and place it under your tongue. Hold it there for a few minutes, and then rinse it out. Repeat this at least four times a day.
Alleviating sinus infections and colds.
- Put a few drops of oregano oil in a pot of steaming water, and then inhale the steam. ** use a diffuser for long hours of benefits
- Oregano oil has wide-reaching health benefits, most are associated with respiratory and immune system health.
- It is known for helping prevent and treat infections, such as: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) caused by bacteria like E. coli, Proteus,and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Respiratory infections brought on by Klebsiella pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus bacteria strains.
even those that are resistant to the commonly used antifungal drug Diflucan.
caused by the amoeba giardia – it was even found to be more effective than antibiotics like Tinidazol.
Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection –
- A team of Indian and British researchers found that oregano oil has strong antibacterial properties that can kill this deadly superbug.
Ward off insects.
- Carvacrol in oregano oil works as a natural insect repellant.
- Try putting a few drops on outdoor furniture, or apply a diluted mixture on your skin when heading outdoors
Relieve bug bites and rashes, including poison ivy rash.
- Apply oregano oil diluted with olive oil on the affected areas.
Help heal cold sores, dandruff, and other skin conditions.
- Some experts also advocate using a diluted version to treat acne and rosacea.
Ease sore throat.
- Simply add a few drops to a glass of water.
- It can help alleviate toothache as well.
Relieve muscle and joint pain, rheumatoid arthritis (RA), sprains, and cramps
NOTE: when buying oregano some manufacturers sell adulterated oils and oils which are made from thyme, Spanish oregano, or cultivated oregano, which DO NOT provide any health benefits.
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