Is this safe for use during pregnancy?
Oregano essential oil is not recommended for use during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Is this safe for children?
Oregano essential oil is not recommended for children as it is a skin irritant and toxic in large doses. Essential oils are considered too strong for use on babies’ skin (0-24 months) and can be overwhelming on their developing systems. When using in a diffuser, use fewer drops then that for an adult (eg. 2-3 drops). See our
ECO. Little rangefor appropriate, kid-friendly blends. Read more about Aromatherapy for Babies and Childrenand see our FAQpage for which essential oils to avoid.
Is this safe to use around pets?
Use this oil with caution around pets, never use topically and store bottles out of reach. If you have any concerns contact your vet
Can I ingest this oil?
Essential oils should not be taken internally unless you have consulted with a health professional or Aromatherapist first.