Oregano Essential Oil
100% Pure Therapeutic Grade Oregano Essential Oil in a 10ml glass dropper bottle
INCI Name: Origanum vulgare
Country of Origin: Hungary
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
The disinfectant and antibacterial properties of oregano essential oil were first recognized in ancient Greece where it was often used for treating bacterial infections on the skin or in the wounds. It was also used to protect food from bacteria. The essential oil of oregano is extracted through steam distillation of fresh oregano leaves, which bear the scientific name Oreganum vulgare. Its chief components are carvacrol, thymol, cymene, caryophyllene, pinene, bisabolene, linalool, borneol, geranyl acetate, linalyl acetate, and terpinene.