Marjoram Sweet Essential Oil
Origanum Marjorana Egypt
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Marjoram Sweet essential oil has a soft, warm and herbaceous aroma with woody and spicy undertones. Known for its soothing and relaxing benefits on the mind, and tired and aching muscles. Often added to sports massage blends.
- Latin Name
- Origanum Majorana
- Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
- Essential oil by steam distillation of the dried flowering herb.
- Terpinenes, terpineol, sabinenes, linalol, carvacrol, linalyl acetate, ocimene, cadinene, geranyl acetate, citral, eugenol among others.
This aromatic perennial bushy plant grows up to 60cm in height, has a hairy stem, green oval leaves with clusters of white flowers.
This versatile herb which has a soothing warming effect aids digestive and menstrual problems as well as nervous and respiratory complaints. It was a very popular herb amongst the Greeks and was widely used in medicine and perfumes. In the 16 century, it was strewn on the floor to mask unpleasant smells.