During the winter months the body is usually more vulnerable to viruses, colds and flu, so we must strengthen it even more. Only nutrition and vitamins are not enough. We also need prevention, against viruses and germs that aim to enter our body to survive.
In the defense against harmful factors, oregano essential oil will help us. The essential oil of humble oregano that we all know. Oregano contains two very important substances for our health, thymol and carvacrol. It is these very powerful substances that kill germs.
The properties of oregano are:
Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, therapeutic,Tonic, digestive, sweating, antitussive, antidiarrheal, antiseptic, Antifysitikes, antihaemorrhagic, diuretic, analgesic, anti-carcinogenic, Antifungal, antibacterial, anti-rheumatic, anti-parasitic, expectorant, potent antiviral, anti-atherosclerotic , Facilitates digestion and whets the appetite.
Oregano and oregano essential oil are uterine stimulants so they are never given to pregnant women.
At the top of all essential oils is the oil of wild Greek and Cypriot oregano which has strong antioxidant, antimicrobial and anti-cancer properties in some forms of cancer. It is a powerful antibiotic in itself and can help us deal with various infections of the respiratory, digestive, etc.
Oregano oil is suitable for all cases in which health problems arise from all the above microorganisms such as acne, arthritis, asthma, athlete's foot, bad breath, bed sores and ulcers, bladder infections, Bromidosis (a foul odor that associated with excessive sweating), bursitis, candidiasis, ulcer sores, cellulite, colds, flu, cough, Cryptosporidium, dandruff and seborrhea, rash, diarrhea, ear infections, eczema, nail fungus, frostbite, headaches, hepatitis, irritable bowel syndrome, leg cramps, peptic ulcer, pneumonia, sinusitis, sore throat, swelling, bloating, reflux etc.
Laboratory tests have shown that it is a natural and very powerful antibiotic and has none of these side effects. It immediately kills germs without making them resistant to the use of oregano oil.
Oregano oil is the only essential oil that is allowed for internal use. The correct dosage for the treatment of viruses and germs is two drops of essential oil in a spoonful of olive oil or a little juice, if you can not stand the taste of oil, three times a day, one hour before or one hour after eating. Warning! Do not exceed the dose, as oregano oil has the ability to lower iron levels for a while.
In skin diseases such as acne, it is preferable to use oregano flower water with a lower concentration of essential oil.