Oregano – Pleasant, friendly and uplifting (Origanum vulgare)
A relative of marjoram, this oil is a natural infection fighter. Recent studies suggest that is has antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal properties. Useful for relieving children’s coughs, allergies, hayfever, colds, influenza and indigestion. Soothes menstrual pain. Foot bath: Helps rid athlete’s foot. Has strong sedative qualities. May have a chemical response to sunlight. May cause slight inflammation or other discomfort to the body.