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Marjoram Essential Oil

This short and bushy perennial herb is a popular one to have in home made herb gardens and is often used in a variety of culinary dishes. Marjoram, or Origanum vulgare, is native to the Mediterranean, Egypt, and North African regions. The ancient Greek physicians would use this herb as a remedy for poisoning from snake bites while aromatherapists from around the world swear by its ability to relieve the symptoms of colds and bronchitis.

Marjoram has a history of being known to suppress sexual drive. Old herbalists would use the herb to make tea and it was widely consumed in monasteries for that purpose. It could be due to the fact that Marjoram can be a sedative and produces strong calming effects on the body. Today, it is mostly used for supporting the upper respiratory system.

This modest yet mighty herb has the ability to restore hormonal balance in women. Acting as a emmenagogue, it can be used to help start menstruation and has been used to promote breast milk in nursing mothers. Women who are pregnant should consult a physician before starting the use of Marjoram Essential Oil. For women dealing with PMS symptoms, menopause, and PCOS, Marjoram Essential Oil can be beneficial for restoring and balancing hormone levels.

  • Support cardiovascular health- Marjoram Essential Oil can be a helpful remedy for those suffering from high blood pressure symptoms and heart-related health issues. Due to its naturally high antioxidant level and ability to help widen and relax the blood vessels, Marjoram has been shown to reduce cardiac strain and decrease blood pressure.
  • Restore the nervous system- Simply inhaling the fresh scent of Marjoram Essential Oil has been known to decrease the fight-or-flight response, or sympathetic nervous system, and increase your ‘rest and digest’ response, better known as the parasympathetic system.
  • Balance hormones- Diffuse 2-3 drops of Marjoram Essential Oil and breathe in the balancing and restoring effects to support and maintain healthy hormonal levels.
  • Relieve tension- Soothe and relax tight muscles by adding 1-2 drops into a carrier oil and massage into the problem area.
  • Anti-inflammatory benefits- Marjoram Essential Oil can be beneficial for headaches and body pains as well. Working from within to reduce inflammation and pain.

Caution: When using essential oil, it's important to dilute it properly before applying to the skin and to perform a patch test to check for any potential allergic reactions. Additionally, pregnant women and individuals with certain health conditions should consult with a healthcare professional before using essential oils. Ensure that you are using high-quality, pure essential oils and be aware of individual sensitivities or allergies. If you have specific health concerns, consult with a healthcare professional before incorporating essential oils into your routine. Nearly all highly concentrated essential oils are flammable, so we suggest using them safely and keeping them away from flames and sparks. When you aren't using your essential oils, keep them stored and sealed in their original bottle and be careful of any leaks or spills.

Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Neither Dzirun nor associated business entities guarantee the accuracy of the information. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using this product. You are also encouraged to test the product to ensure that it meets your needs, before use.

The FDA has not evaluated the statements on this website. No claims are made by Dzirun as to the medicinal value of any products from Dzirun The information presented here is for educating our customers about the traditional uses of essential oils and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. You are responsible for understanding the safe application of these products. If you have any questions, please call or email us for further information.