Below you will find a summary of information you need to know about Marjoram (Sweet) essential oil compiled from posts we published this week. Check our Free EO Class page for more information on this and other essential oils. Questions? Leave a comment below or ask in our facebook group.

Lea Jacobson Certified Clinical Aromatherapist and author of Essential Oil Profiles.

Basic information for Marjoram (Sweet) essential oil…

Botanical/Latin name(s): Origanum marjorana, Marjorana hortensis, Origanum dubium

Steam distilled from the flowers of the plant.

Shelf life is 2 years.

Therapeutic properties of Marjoram (Sweet) essential oil…

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Benefits of Marjoram (Sweet) essential oil…

Digestivebloating, gas, poor digestion, indigestion
Immuneinfection, virus
Limbic/Emotionalanxiety, irritability, stress, tension
Muscularspasm, cramp, ache, pain
Nervousnerve pain, palpitations
Respiratorycongestion, bronchitis, pneumonia, tuberculosis, whooping cough
Skinbacterial infection, eczema, psoriasis, athlete's foot, fungal infection, wounds
HOMEairborne germs, surface germs

Safety of Marjoram (Sweet) essential oil…

Safe for everyone except…

No topical max – but always dilute!

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