Oregano Essential Oil
Oregano is a common type of spice we use, especially in pizzas. Its essential oil, however, doesn't appear in food. Instead, it is an alternative to antibiotics - thanks to its ability to kill bacteria with 2 of its main ingredients, carvacrol and thymol.
The Uses of Oregano Essential Oil:
Oregano Essential Oil is good in killing bacteria. The oil is known to keep bacteria away from food. Also, soldiers in the ancient Greek use this oil to cure wounds and prevent bacterial infections.
When Should You Use Oregano Essential Oil?
When you have a cold:
It's pretty easy to cure a cold if essential oils, especially with oregano essential oil. Simply mix 2 drops of oregano oil into a boiling water, inhale it for 5 minutes. Be aware of the water as it might hurt you.
If you have chronic skin conditions:
Chronic skin conditions such as eczema, psoraiasis, candidisis, and acne couldn't be cured with one treatment. But with a constant application of 15 drops of oregano oil and 3 tablespoon of carrier oil, the affected area will start to fade.
If you cough a lot:
Don't ingest or drink the essential oil to cure cough! Simply mix 3 drops of oregano essential oil with 1 tablespoon of coconut oil and gently rub them over your chest to sooth the cough.
If you have bad breath:
Oregano oil kills bacteria, including bacteria that causes bad breath. Mix 5 drops of oregano essential oil and 5 drops of peppermint essential oil into 2 cups of water, make sure to shake it well and swish about 2 teaspoon at a time for 30 seconds daily.
Example of Oregano Essential Oil Usages:
- Prevention is always better than cure. Instead of using medicine when you're sick, use oregano oil to boost immune system. Simply diffuse 3 drops of oregano essential oil around your room or workspace daily, and your immune system will be improved to prevent flu, cold, cough, and more!
- If you have warts, a type of infection that is caused by humanpapilloma virus (HPV), mix 4 drops of oregano essential oil with 1 tablespoon of carrier oil, and swab them over the area in order to cure it.
- Nail fungus is a common condition where you'll notice your nails start to discolor and crumble at the edges. In order to eliminate this condition, mix 3 drops of oregano essential oil with 1 tablespoon of carrier oil, then dab them over the fungal area to cure it.