Marjoram (Sweet) Essential Oil

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Sweet Marjoram Essential Oil 1 oz. $49.95

Maison Terre Natural Products Marjoram Essential Oil

 

 

 

 

 

Main Constituents:
Linalool: 18%
γ-Terpinene: 13.5%
4-Terpineol: 23%

Botanical Name: Origanum marjorana

Plant Part: Flowers and Leaves

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Origin: Egypt

Description: Marjoram Essential Oil is derived from the plant – a bushy perennial growing up to 60cm in height with a hairy stem, dark green oval leaves and small whitish flowers found in clusters. The entire plant is extremely aromatic.

Color: Colorless to pale yellow liquid.

Common Uses: Warming and comforting, Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil can be massaged into the abdomen during menstruation, or added to a warm compress. It is also useful for treating tired aching muscles, and is perfect for use in a sports massage. A few drops on a vaporizer will also encourage sleep, and a few drops can be added to a warm/hot bath at the first signs of a cold. It can also be used in masculine, oriental, and herbal-spicy perfumes and colognes.

Consistency: Thin

Note: Middle

Strength of Aroma: Medium

Blends well with: Orange, Lavender, Rosewood, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus, Basil, and Thyme.

Aromatic Scent: Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil has a warm and spicy aroma, with a hint of nutmeg.

History: Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil was very popular and a common medicinal plant amongst the ancient Greeks. The name itself originates from a Greek word meaning “Joy of the Mountains”.

Cautions: Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil is generally non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitizing. Avoid use during pregnancy.

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