Oregano Vitality essential oil contains naturally occurring constituent carvacrol. Add to a vegetarian gel capsule and take every day to support a healthy lifestyle.*
Fire up your Mexican and Mediterranean Recipes with this wonderful oil. Love to put a drop in sauces, soups and even bread recipes.
This oil is part of the new Vitality Dietary Essential Oil Collection which includes over 25 oils for dietary use, cooking and more! Check them out because you will want to use them all!
I designed this section so you could use it as a fun and easy reference guide for Oregano Vitality. It will tell you how to use your oil and what to use it for. It will also provide you with some fun tips and oil trivia!
As I receive new tips and testimonials they will be added to the page, so check back often!
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What is the Genus And Species? Origanum compactum, CT Carvacrol
Why is this information important? There are several different chemotypes and species of Oregano. Many of the species (and chemotypes) are not suitable for internal use. So this is definitely a plant you need to know a little information when selecting or considering an essential oil!
A chemotype (CT) is a designation that tells you that the species has different chemical constituents. This usually occurs because the plant is grown in a different area under a distinct climate that alters the chemistry.
The CT Carvacrol chemotype for Oregano is high in carvacrol (60-75%) and low in thymol (<5%). This is what you want to look for.
This is extremely important information. Remember, even though they may share some similar chemical constituents they are not at all the same.
Where is the name derived from? Oregano comes from a Greek word "oreganos" meaning "joy of the mountain".
Why is this information so important? Its not, it’s just a fun fact!
What Part of the Plant is Used? Leaves
What is the ORAC Value? 15,300 µTE/100g
Why be bothered with this number? ORAC stands for Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity. It tells you the antioxidant capacity of a food item. This was developed by the USDA researchers. For instance: Spinach = 1,260; Clove = 1,078,700. Wow! The number for clove is NOT a typo!
Most Interesting Historical Reference?
Did you know that Oregano is contained in Hildegard’s Herbal Book?
Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179) was known as the first herbalist
What are the Plant Properties? Purifying and Supporting
What are the Documented Uses and Benefits of Oregano Vitality Essential Oil? When taken as a dietary supplement, may support healthy lifestyle regimen*.
Want to Learn about Oregano's Emotional, Spiritual and Other Uses?
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How do I use it?
Use diluted - 30:60 dilution (one part essential oil: two parts of vegetable oil). Then
Can this oil be used for Animals? Yes. Always start slow. With a small dog or cat use a toothpick amount to start. (Dip toothpick in bottle to get that amount). Dilute extremely well!
Note about Animal Use: Certain oils can be very toxic to cats especially those that are of poor quality and that are not therapeutic grade. Citrus and Pine products in particular. Please consult your vet if you are not sure about applying any essential oil to your pet.
What are the Safety Precautions? First, only use therapeutic grade essential oils for best results! One of the benefits of Oregano is that it is improved as a Food Additive (FA) by the FDA, food grade oregano oil is readily available on the market. Please remember, these are not the same oils and are often adulterated (changed).
One of the benefits of oregano oil is that is has no known contraindications and it is generally regarded as safe (GRAS).
Although it may be used as a dietary supplement, it is advised not to use it in this manner for children under 6 years of age.
If pregnant or under a doctor's care, consult your physician.
Essential Oil Trivia?
Did you know that Greeks used oregano essential oils?
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Tips and Testimonials from an Essential Oil User
Take Oregano Vitality Essential Oil everyday especially in winter!
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