What is Essential Oil of Oreganum?
There are over 40 oregano species, but Oreganum Vulgare, native to Mediterranean regions is believed to be the superior species of oregano for the preparation of oreganum oil, also called oil of oregano. This species contains much higher quantities of the two most active constituents — carvacrol and thymol.
What does Essential Oil of Oreganum do?
Oreganum Oil is one of the most effective antiseptic essential oils. It is a powerful antimicrobial that can help fight off infections. Oregano oil also has antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal properties. “In general, oregano (herb) has 3 to 20 times higher antioxidant activity than the other herbs studied”, says Shiow Y. Wang, Ph.D., lead researcher and a biochemist with the USDA’s Beltsville Agricultural Research Center in Beltsville, Maryland.
Suggested Adult Use
For topical use as directed by a health care professional.
Do not use undiluted. Do not use on broken skin.
Essential oils are potent and can provoke an allergic reaction. Supervision is advised is used by a child, pregnant women or if suffering from epilepsy, etc.
Suitable for vegans and vegetarians.
Store in a cool, dark place away from pets and children.
Health Leads formula
Steam distilled essential oil of Oreganum vulgaris (Oreganum)
Other ingredients: None
Supplied in an amber glass bottle with precisely designed glass pipette with uniquely formulated durable rubber bulb; using a pipette ensures a more accurate measurement of our essential oils.
After extensive research we sourced pipettes that have a chemical-resistant rubber bulb. This ensures that the rubber does not disintegrate or leach, so you can rest assured that particles won’t enter the essential oil during storage or transit.
Health Leads Quality and Purity Promise
We take seriously our responsibility to provide the highest quality products.
Our essential oils are extracted by steam distillation.
Other extraction methods include solvent and Florasol usage, but we believe steam distillation to be superior as this method preserves the integrity of the essential oil ensuring they are kept free from unwanted chemical and solvent contamination used in other extraction methods.
The pipettes we supply have a uniquely formulated rubber bulb and precisely designed glass pipette to ensure accurate measurement of our essential oils.
After extensive research we sourced pipettes that are made from a chemical-resistant rubber. This ensures that the rubber does not disintegrate or leach, so rest assured that particles won’t enter the essential oil during storage or transit.
For more information, please feel free to contact us. Our friendly and knowledgeable Customer Service team will be happy to answer your questions.
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