Many cultures believed that marjoram could increase longevity. Growing it on a gravesite was meant to comfort the departed ones buried there. It is a very aromatic herb long used for both cooking and herbal medicine. Its leaves are used fresh or dried in many Mediterranean dishes, giving their distinctive flavor. Marjoram oil is produced from the plant’s fresh and dried leaves through steam distillation. Study shown that inhalation of marjoram essential oil actually calms the nervous system and positively impact our cardiovascular system by improving blood flow and lowering blood pressure.
Protecting, cleansing, flushing, soothing, tonic, uplifting, muscle soothing, nurturing and calming
Strengthen immune system; dilate blood vessels, reduce the strain on the heart and heart conditions; supports healthy muscle, joint or cartilage function, and eases muscle spasms; increases flexibility and motion; prevent or reduce pain of sports injuries, relax over-worked muscles and soothes sprains and strains; relieves backache; counteract symptoms experience before menstruation, ease menstrual cramps, and stimulate menstrual flow; stimulates appetite, improves digestion, reduces intestinal cramps, flatulence, and soothes upset stomach, reduce gas; ease respiratory complaints; calms soothes throat irritations; calms and help to reduce symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome; loosen and remove mucus and increases perspiration
Marjoram facilitates the drainage of blood from bruised areas, helping to minimise bruising and speed healing time. It also helps release tension from facial muscles, especially those associated with TMJ syndrome.
The scent is gently pungent and warm, woody, spicy, slightly peppery and nutty that is calming and comforting. It encourages tender, gentle feelings and brings peace.
Blends Well With:
Bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, cypress, lavender, eucalyptus, peppermint, nutmeg, rosemary, tea tree
Dilution Ratio: 50-50
- 1 part essential oil with 1 part of carrier oil. For age 0-1, use 1 drop of essential oil to 8-10 drop of carrier oil. For age 2-6, use 1 drop of essential oil to 2-4 drops of carrier oil. For age 7 and above, use 1 drop of essential oil to 1 drop of carrier oil.
Apply 2-4 drops on area of concern
Apply to chakras and/or Vita Flex Points
Inhale directly or diffuse
Do not use during pregnancy
Long-term use may permanently inhibit sex drive
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