Amazing Herbs Oregano Oil is sourced from wildcrafted Turkish Origanum Vulgare. This fine quality pure essential oil is steam distilled and guaranteed 100% pure. Analysis shows that it has a MIN 70% carvacrol content and 0% Thymol content. Carvacrol found to be effective against various bacterial infections, such as candida albicans, staphylococcus, E. coli, campylobacter, salmonella, klebsiella, the aspergillus mold, giardia, pseudomonas, and listeria.
The name comes from the Greek words "oros" and "ganos," which are words for mountain and joy, oregano literally means "joy of the mountain." It was revered as a symbol of happiness, and it was an ancient tradition to crown brides and grooms with a laurel of oregano. In the middle ages, Islamics used it to kill germs and as a food preserver. It is reported to have analgesic, anti-viral, carminative, expectorant, fungicidal and antispasmodic properties.
Because this essential oil is highly concentrated it should not be used undiluted unless it is being used solely for aromatherapy (still exercise caution). For use on the skin it should be diluted with a carrier oil such as almond, jojoba or olive oil. For dilution ratios please refer to professional reference sources.
For external use ONLY - Dilute before use.