Marjoram, Wild Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Thymus mastichina
Common Method Of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Flowering plant
Note Classification: Middle
Aroma: Warm, medicinal, camphoraceous
Largest Producing Countries:
Traditional Use: This oil has an affinity with the respiratory and digestive systems.
Properties: Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, decongestant, emmenagogue, expectorant, sedative
Benefits: Bruises, cough, cuts, muscle aches and pains, sore throat, sprains.
Blends Well With: Basil, chamomile, clary sage, cypress, elemi, eucalyptus, frankincense, lavender, orange, rosewood, tea tree, thyme
Of Interest: Wild marjoram oil is not a variety of marjoram but is actually distilled from a species of wild thyme which grows in Spain.
Safety Data: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation. Not for internal use.
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier).