Latin Name: Origanum marjorana
Country of Origin – South Africa
Cultivation Method: Organic
Aroma: Warm, pungent, sweet herbaceous
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Fresh herb
Energetics: Circulating, cooling, harmonizes Shen (mind) (P. Holmes)
Safety: Non-toxic, non-irritating. No known hazard or contraindications. Note: Sweet Marjoram is considered an “anaphrodisiac” reputed to reduce desire for sexual contact, if used repeatedly.
Actions supported by clinical studies: Antimicrobial, antifungal, antiseptic (Battaglia).
Leading / Common Uses: Musculoskeletal: Excellent in topical massage for cramping, contractures, muscle stiffness, cold limbs, sprains and strains, restless legs, on temples or back of neck for headaches _diluted to 10%.
Mental / Emotional: Excellent choice for nervous system with stress, tension related conditions, anxiety and insomnia. Helps move through stuck emotions, blending with other emotionally strengthening oils like Helichrysum helps address emotional trauma and conflict.
Respiratory system: Add to chest rubs, or inhalations during cold and flu seasons.
If you are seeking detailed information about the benefits and uses, or personal health related questions about essential oils please schedule a consultation with our CLINICAL AROMATHERAPIST
Disclaimer: All material provided on this website is provided for informational or educational purposes only as a courtesy to our customers. This information is not intended to treat or cure any disease or illness or replace medical advice. You are responsible for understanding the safe application of these products.