Sweet Marjoram essential oil has a warm, woody, spicy and mildly camphoraceous aroma. It has a warming, soothing and fortifying effect and is most commonly used as an analgesic and nervous sedative.
In modern aromatherapy Sweet Marjoram essential oil is considered to have warming, soothing and fortifying properties. It has an affinity with the joints and muscles and the respiratory system as well as a soothing effect on the mind and body.
- Species: Origanum majorana
- Plant family: Lamiaceae
- Origin: Egypt
- Note: Middle
- Extraction method: Steam distilled
Sweet Marjoram essential oil can help to improve circulation and the appearance of grey, cold skin.
Sweet Marjoram oil has a calming effect on the emotions and can help with nervous anxiety, fear, grief, low self- esteem, night wakings or restlessness. It is a popular essential oil to use before bed.
Sweet Marjoram essential oil is most commonly used as an analgesic – especially for muscular, rheumatic and arthritic pain. It also has muscle relaxant properties which are beneficial for cramps and spasms. Also good for respiratory problems such as coughs, colds, sinusitis, asthma and bronchitis.
Blends well with:
Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cypress, Fennel, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Rosemary and Tea Tree.
Geraniol 0.3%, Limonene 5%, Linalool 0.3%