Marjoram Sweet is an ancient herb, widely used by the Greeks and other Mediterranean cultures.
A good oil to try whenever dealing with sore, over-used muscles or dealing with cold and flu symptoms.Uses of Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil
EgyptHistory and Background
Marjoram Sweet originates from the Mediterranean area, the word "Origanum" is from the Greek word 'orosganos' meaning 'joy of the mountain'.
Fresh Marjoram was given to newlyweds as token of good fortune. The Greeks used Marjoram Sweet in medicine and perfumes. During the 16th century, it was strewn on the floor to cover up unpleasant smells. Prior to the use of hops, Marjoram Sweet was used in brewing ale.
Holistically, it calms emotions, anxiety and stress. Helps calm hyperactivity.Physical Description
Colorless to pale yellow/amber color with a thin, liquid consistency.Aromatic Description
Herbaceous, nutty, slight woodsy note.Biological Makeup and Components
Sabinene, Alpha Terpinene, Cymene, Gamma Terpinene, Linalool, Linalyl Acetate, Sabinene Hydrate, Terpinolene, Terpineol and Gamma TerpineolExtraction Technique
Steam distilled from fresh or dried flowering herb.Information for Aromatherapists
Marjoram Sweet is a middle note and blends well with Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Chamomile German, Chamomile Roman, Cypress, Eucalyptus-Lemon (Citriodora), Eucalyptus-Radiata, Fennel Sweet, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram Spanish, Orange, Peppermint, Pine, Rosemary, Tea Tree and Thyme
Our Marjoram Sweet essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.Cautions