Marjoram’s aroma is slightly spicy, warm and soothing. It blends well with orange, eucalyptus and lavender. Marjoram has been used to lower high blood pressure. It warms the skin, where applied. Marjoram’s powerful anti-spasmodic action can ease pains of arthritis, cramped muscles, muscle spasms, and menstrual cramps. Marjoram oil kills bacteria, so it can protect you from food poisoning, typhoid, malaria, colic, and bacterial infections in the colon, skin, digestive system, urinary tract and other parts of the excretory system.
The marjoram oil is “Anaphrodisiac” in nature. As you can probably guess, this is the exact opposite of being an aphrodisiac. Marjoram essential oil helps to suppress or control sexual desires. This property is beneficial for those who are suffering from abnormal and extreme sexual urges
Marjoram oil is very good for the functioning of your brain. It keeps it healthy and active and does not let it get dull with advanced age, thereby relieving debilitating conditions like Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. This quality also relieves you of headaches.