Oregano oil, scientifically known as Origanum vulgare, is an essential oil with a wide range of therapeutic uses. It has been used as a folk remedy for thousands of years. Recently, many scientific studies have found oregano oil effective in treating various conditions.In ancient Greece, in the 1st century AD, oregano proved to be a valuable medicinal plant and many scientific treatises mentioned it.
Essential oil is obtained by leaves distillation, the distinctive feature of which is the content of thymol and carvacrol, which can be up to 90%.
Oregano oil contains phenols. Phenols have powerful antioxidant properties that help get rid of destructive free radicals. Antioxidants help slow down the aging process and increase the immune system, enable our bodies to combat degenerative diseases.
According to scientists, the oil obtained from the annual plant of oregano can restore human immunity even after serious infectious diseases.