MARJORAM -Marjoram oil is originated Origanum marjorana (also known as Origanum hortensis) of the Labiatae family and is also known as knotted marjoram.
ORIGIN:- Marjoram originated from the Mediterranean region, the word “Origanum” is from the Greek word ‘orosganos’ meaning ‘joy of the mountain’ and was given to newlyweds as token of good fortune.
It was a very popular herb amongst the Greeks and widely used in medicine and perfumes.
BENEFITS:- Marjoram oil has healing properties that calms emotions, relieves anxiety as well as stress. It has good muscle relaxant properties and the pain killing properties are useful for rheumatic pains as well as sprains, strains and spasms, as well as swollen joints and painful muscles.
It soothes the digestive system and helps with cramps, indigestion, constipation and has a beneficial action on colds, sinusitis, bronchitis and asthma.
As a general relaxant, marjoram oil is used for headaches, migraines and insomnia etc.
BLENDS:- Marjoram blends well with Orange, lavender, Chamomile, Tea Tree.