Oregano, Greek 5ml

Oregano, Greek 5ml

$ 12.00

Oregano

Origanum vulgare
Origin: France
Size: 5ml

Synonyms: Origanum onites 

Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert Organic Cultivation in France.

Composition: 100% Organic Oregano Essential Oil

Extraction: Water-steam distillation

Active Constituents:  Phenols (carvacrol)

Viscosity: Thin

Color: Pale yellow

 

About: Oregano essential oil has a hot and spicy scent with pungent herbal base notes. It is steam-distilled from the plants’ fresh leaves and twigs, making an extremely potent and clear yellow oil that may be used to support healthy immunity. Oregano commonly causes irritation when used in concentrations above 1%. Consult a doctor and aromatherapist before consuming Oregano essential oil as there are specific safety protocols which must be followed.

Common Uses: Oregano essential oil may be added to air-fresheners and to cleaners for use on floors and other surfaces. While Oregano can be used in formulations, caution must be exercised to avoid  irritation to the skin even when diluted.

Blending Recommendations: Oregano essential oil blends well with other spicy and woody scents.

Basil, Bay laurel, Black pepper, Black spruce, Cedar atlas, Clove, Fir balsam, Douglas fir, Silver fir, Ginger, Lavender, Lavender spike, Lemongrass, Marjoram, May Chang, Niaouli (MQV), Peppermint, Ravintsara, Rosemary cineol, Rosemary verbenone, Sage, Spikenard, Tea tree, Thuja, Thyme, Wintergreen

Safety Information: Always use diluted. Oregano essential oil commonly causes irritation when used in concentrations above 1%. Consult a doctor and aromatherapist before consuming Oregano essential oil as there are specific safety protocols which must be followed.

Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Use with caution if you have sensitive skin, if you are on diabetic medication, anticoagulant medication, or have had a recent major surgery or a bleeding disorder.

Recommended adult dilution: 1%; 6 drops per ounce of carrier.

Chemistry:

Carvacrol 66.01%

Gamma-terpinene 8.33%

Para-cymene 5.45%

Thymol 4.45%

Beta-caryophyllene 2.92%

Myrcene 2.24%

Alpha-thuyene 1.84%

Alpha-terpinene 1.42%

Alpha-pinene 0.90%

Limonene 0.58%

Oregano essential oil contains 14 compounds, primarily phenols.

Shelf Life: 4 years in proper conditions before quality declines.

Storage: Store with the cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight.

Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.

How to make your own organic Oregano Oil 

WHAT YOU NEED:
1ounce dropper bottle
organic extra virgin olive oil
veriditas oregano oil – 67% carvacrol (the active constituent)

WHAT YOU DO:
drop 30 drops of oregano oil into 1oz bottle
fill 1oz bottle with olive oil (leave room for dropper)
shake

take 20-30 drops of mixture1- 3 times per day
for children under 12 – 5-10 drops
This is for times when you are feeling like you are getting sick or you are sick.

Not for ongoing consumption.

This particular Veriditas essential oils is labeled without external use only printed on label implying that you can use these particular oils in food preparations, cooking/baking, medicinal preparations: such as medicinal honeys, cough syrups, tinctures, flower essences etc.

Please note this oil is only recommended for their INTENDED USE as a food additive, as the FDA only allows such approval and does not approve any essential oils or herbs to be used for disease or treating heath conditions. Therefore, Veriditas cannot make claims that essential oils have any health benefits.