about the product
A mixture of essential oils and plants macerated in olive oil, particularly for drying puss-containing wounds. These essential oils were found to development of bacteria and fungi, although they are edible for humans
Evidence for the powerful effect of plants used in ALMOGAN oil, based on the scientific literature:
Oregano and thyme species, were already described by the Bible (where they were known as “Hyssop”) as extremely antiseptic: “Thou shalt purify me with Hyssop, and I shall be purified” (Psalms 51). In a research carried out in Leeds University in Scotland, it has recently been shown that Thyme oil was more effect against the bacterium Propionibacterium acnes, involved in acne, than Benzoyl peroxide:
Various Thyme and Oregano species have been proven to be blood circulation enhancing and disinfecting, e.g. :
(Science against microbial pathogens: communicating current research and technological advances)
Antidermatophytic activity of essential oils
Chemical Composition of Essential Oils of Thymus and Mentha
Species and Their Antifungal Activities
Molecules 2009, 14, 238-249;
Acne involves various inflammation aspects:
The essential oils of Eucalyptus, Ylang ylang, Thyme and Oregano have been found to possess a powerful anti-inflammatory effect:
Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Activities of Essential Oils:
A Short Review
Molecules 2010, 15, 9252-9287
Terpinen-4-ol, the major constituent of Melaleuca alternifolia essential oil, has been found to inhibit the production of pro-inflammtory cytokins, including: TNF – α and IL-1 β, which are involved in acne:
Terpinen-4-ol, the main component of the essential oil of
Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree oil), suppresses inflammatory
mediator production by activated human monocytes
Hart, P.H. et al, Inflamm. res. 49 (2000) 619–626.
Myrtle essential oil has been found to possess an anti-inflammatory effect in blood:
Nat Prod Commun. 2011 Oct;6(10):1545-8.
Essential oil of Myrtus communis inhibits inflammation in rats by reducing serum IL-6 and TNF-alpha.