what makes Oil of Oregano so valuable? It is a natural antibiotic,
antiseptic, anti-fungal, anti-viral, anti-parasitic, anti-cancer
and has high antioxidant properties. This wonder herb should
be in every medicine cabinet!
Some of the medicinal applications
for Oil of Oregano:
Skin Conditions - ( Acne, cysts, eczema, rashes, psoriasis,
rosacea, boils ) Mix 2 drops of Jojoba or Olive oil with 2 drops
of Oil of Oregano, then dab a clean cottonball into the mix.
Dab onto skin irritation. Let it dry, don't rinse off. Use twice
a day. You can also add a few drops to your skin cleanser for
extra healing. The Oil of Oregano will help repair the skin,
and kill off any bacteria that causes skin infections.
Sinus Infections -- Add 2 drops of Oil of Oregano to
a vaporizer, place near where you will be sleeping or sitting.
Avoid being too close to steam to prevent burns. You can also
have a bowl of hot water, add 2 drops of the Oil of Oregano then
drape a towel over your head. Inhale steam. Will help to clear
Mouth Infections ( Toothache, infected gums, gingivitis,
bad breath, canker sores, abscess ) Rub on gums twice a day.
To make some mouthwash, add 3 drops of Oil of Oregano to 8 ounces
of water, swish around mouth then spit out. Keeps the mouth smelling
fresh. Add 2 drops of Oil of Oregano to toothpaste before brushing,
kills off bacteria in the mouth. Dab oil onto any canker sore
or abscess for pain relief and healing.
Muscle and Joint Pain (back pain, rheumatism, arthritis,
osteoarthritis, sore muscles or joints ) -- For quick relief,
mix 50/50 Oil of Oregano and Olive oil, massage the oil directly
onto the sore areas. You can also buy Oil of Oregano in capsule
form to take internally.
Colds and Flus (coughs, chest congestions, sore throat,
fever, whopping cough) -- In equal parts mix Oil of Oregano and
a carrier oil (olive, grapeseed, almond) and rub onto chest.
For sore throats add 2 drops of Oil of Oregano to 1/2 teaspoon
sea salt in 8 ounces of water. Mix, then gargle.
Fungal Infections ( ringworm, impetigo) - Mix 2 drops
of jojoba or Olive oil with 2 drops of Oil of Oregano, then dab
a clean cottonball into the mix. Dab onto skin irritation. Let
it dry, don't rinse off. Use twice a day.
Pain Killer (migranes, headaches, sore muscles)
For headaches or migranes, mix 2 drops of Oil of Oregano in an
8 ounce glass of water, stir then drink. For sore muscles, dilute
50 percent Oil of Oregano in 50 percent Olive oil, rub on the
Digestive (diarrhea, vomiting,indigestion, constipation,
gas) -- also aids disgestion. Mix 2 drops of Oil of Oregano in
an 8 ounce glass of water, stir then drink.
Allergies (hay fever) -- Take 2 capsules of Oil
of Oregano during allergy season.
Urinary Infections ( yeast infections, bladder infections,
kidney infections) - Mix 2-3 drops of Oil of Oregano in an 8
ounce glass of water, stir then drink.
Insect Bites, Bee stings - Get relief by wiping area with a
diluted 50/50 mix of Oil of Oregano applied directly on bite.
Nail Fungus ( Athletes foot or fingernail fungus
) - Dilute equal parts of Oregano oil and carrier oil ( Olive
oil, jojoba oil, coconut oil, grapseed oil or almond oil.) dab
in between the toes and wipe some under the foot. Use this remedy
for 4-5 days. You can also add 4 drops to a pan of warm water
and soak your feet in it for 10 minutes.
Dandruff, Cradle Cap - apply 2 drops to shampoo, wash hair
for 2 minutes then rinse out as usual. Do not get in eyes!
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome -- Add 2 drops of Oil of Oregano to
8 ounces of water. Drink 2x a day no more than 14 days. (Consult
with a holistic physican for long term treatment.)
Respitory Conditions ( asthma, pneumonia,tuberclosis, bronchitis,
asthma) -- Dilute equal parts of carrier oil (Olive, Almond,
Jojoba, Grapeseed Oil), rub onto chest.
Ear Aches - Take Oil of Oregano twice a day in
Varicose Veins - Mix 2 drops with grapeseed or olive
oil, dab a cottonball into the mix and gently wipe around the
Poison Ivy -- Add a few drops to liquid soap,
wash affected areas then rinse off as usual.
Diaper Rash -- Mix 2 drops of Oil of Oregano in
1 teaspoon (5 ml) of Olive oil, gently wipe onto the affected
area. (Do not use Oil of Oregano full strength, must be used
with a base oil.)
Warts --Apply oil of Oregano directly onto wart, cover
with a bandage. Change it twice a day.
Menstration - helps with bloating, and menstrual
cramps. Take two capsules of Oil of Oregano a day.
Cold Sore -- Dab a drop of Oil of Oregano onto
cold sore twice a day.
Safe to use when used as directed.
Does not interfere with other natural remedies or Pharmaceuticals.
Always use the Oil of Oregano
diluted when applied to the skin. Mix it with any of these carrier
oils in equal parts. ( Olive oil, Wheat Germ, Jojoba oil, Coconut
oil, Grapseed oil or almond oil.) If a rash occurs, discontinue
Pregant women should avoid using
Oil of Oregano. Can cause complications in pregnancy. Consult
with doctor if you decide to use the product.
For internal use, dilute with
either Olive Oil or honey before ingesting.
Note: A slight warming sensation
is a normal reaction when using the oil.
When using Oil of Oregano internally
(capsules or drops), drink plently of water throughout the day.
Oil of Oregano can inhibit Iron absorption, consult your doctor
Do not use if you are allergic