Marjoram Essential oil
is indigenous to the Mediterranean region and Asia Minor. It is cultivated not only in Mediterranean countries, but also in Central and Eastern Europe, although best qualities require a fairly hot climate.
- Valued for its calming properties and positive effect on the nervous system.
- Add to a soothing massage blend for targeting tired, stressed muscles.
- Promotes healthy immune function.
- May promote healthy cardiovascular system function.
- Apply to the back of the neck to lessen feelings of stress.
- Use Marjoram essential oil in your next recipe that calls for dried Marjoram.
- Usually one drop of essential oil is equivalent to two teaspoons of dried herbs.
- Apply to muscles before and after exercising.
- Blends with lavender and rosemary.
- Apply to a fussy child’s feet prior to a nap.
Common Applications for Marjoram oil include: taking internally in a capsule, diluted and applied topically and enjoyed aromatically. It can also be added to baking recipes, teas or cold drinks, and many others to add a little flavor and spice.
**Please note that Marjoram could be considered a hot oil, so use with a carrier oil is recommended.