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 Marjoram Essential Oil uses - Aromatherapy- Marjoram

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Oil Name:Marjoram
Note:Middle
Parts of plant used:Leaves and flowers
Botanical Name:Origanum Marjorana
Aroma:Warming, tangy and penetrating (sometimes overwhelming)

Marjoram Essential Oil:

 Marjoram originated in Eastern Mediterranean but is currently produced in Spain and France. The Oil is produced from the flowers and leaves of the Marjoram plant. French Marjoram is regarded as the best quality.

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Marjoram Essential Oil Properties and Uses:

BruisingMuscular painMenstrual pain
RheumatismAching jointsHypertension
CarminativeExpectorantLaxative
AnalgesicAntisepticAntispasmodic
TonicSedativeNerve Tonic

Marjoram Essential Oil Constituents:

 

Sabinene: No current data available

Linanool: Linalool one of the terpene alcohols is widely distributed in the plant kingdom. Linalool has strong effects on the nervous system and is therefore widely used by aroma therapists and herbologists as a sedative, spasmolytic and local anaesthetic. It is also used against many skin complaints, mostly in the form of tea tree oil.

 

Carvacrol: A Monoterpene Phenol.

Found mainly in Thyme, Marjoram and Oregano, Carvacrol is a very irritant compound. Great care should be exercised with sensitivity and dosage.

 

Eugenol: Anaesthetic, antimicrobal, disinfecting, stimulant, aromatic and anticonvulsant.

Eugenol is a Phenylpropanoid in the Phenols group. Eugenol is widely distributed in the plant kingdom.

Potentially irritant. Sensitivity should be tested before using this substance or oil on the skin.

 

Thymol: A phenolic volatile oil.

Phenolic oils: Found only in a select few aromatic herbs Phenolic volatile oils are very potent and caustic, expectorant, antispasmodic and antimicrobial but very irritant to the mucus membrane. Phenols can be either Monoterpene (thymol, carvacrol found in thyme and oregano) expectorant, antispasmodic and antimicrobial which is very irritant to the mucus membrane or Phenylpropanoid  (Euganol which is widely distributed in plants) that is much more benign while having the same properties.

  
 
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