Nervous System

The nervous system controls movement and feeling.  Oils that are beneficial to the nervous system include:

Respiratory System

Through the respiratory system we inhale oxygen and exhale carbon dioxide.  Essential oils can be inhaled or used topically to help this system.  Oils that are beneficial to the respiratory system include:

Sweet Marjoram

Latin name: Origanum majorana

Function

  • good for respiratory issues
  • helps the circulatory system
  • muscle pains
  • stimulates digestion
  • relaxes anxiety, stress, and tension

Properties

  • expectorant
  • anti-viral
  • astringent
  • laxative
  • carminative
  • antispasmodic

Sweet marjoram works well for colds and flu.