O like Oregano
In cosmetics, the essential oil of Oregano (Origanum compactum) brings this “peeling effect” which will help the skin to regenerate and give it radiance. Very active, it must be used with caution, never pure and on the advice of your dermatologist. It is also a culinary must-have!
Oregano essential oil is extracted from the leaves and flowers of oregano and has many health and wellness benefits. Here are some of its most well-known properties:
- Antiviral and antibacterial properties: Oregano essential oil is known for its antiviral and antibacterial properties, making it an excellent natural remedy for infections.
- Immune Booster: Oregano essential oil can help boost the immune system and protect against disease.
- Relief of muscle and joint pain: Oregano essential oil can help relieve muscle and joint pain thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties.
- Antioxidant properties: Oregano essential oil is rich in antioxidants, making it an excellent ingredient in natural skincare products.
- Antifungal Properties: Oregano essential oil can help fight fungal infections such as yeast infections.
- Aids Digestion: Oregano essential oil can help stimulate digestion and relieve gastrointestinal issues such as bloating and abdominal pain.
It is important to note that essential oils are powerful active ingredients that should be used with care. Pure, they can cause allergic reactions in some people. It is therefore recommended to consult a health professional before using them for medicinal purposes.
In les Huilettes, all our synergies of essential and plant oils follow European regulations and are tested under dermatological control.