Botanical Name - Satureja montana
Caution - *Practitioner use only
Aroma - Sharp, herbaceous
Extraction - Steam distillation
Country of Origin - France
Chemical constituents - Carvacrol, p-cymene, thymol
Uses - A strong oil with a high carvacrol content, therefore a likely skin irritant. Use with caution.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association's standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.