I'm stubborn! As a mid-lifer with some of the usual issues of hot flashes and the odd ache here and there, I tend to utilize my home oil kit as I have for over 11 years now, before seeking the professional's opinion, but...
Since we're not talking just good scents, or a bath scrub, but actually using an essential oil in a therapeutic healing way, let's see what some real doctors have to say on the subject of Oregano Oil.
Here's what Dr Mercola has to say about Oregano
This is what Dr. Axe thinks
What do I think? I'm currently attacking some sort of energy draining sinus thing and I think it works, however, unless oregano is on pizza or spaghetti sauce, it doesn't taste so wonderfully good and on sensitive areas (gums for instance), it is a slightly attention-getting heated experience.
Use with caution and for heaven's sake dilute the stuff with a carrier oil. Your skin will thank you!
You can get Oil of Oregano at any health food store or from me, of course, but if you are a diy type and prefer to grow and make your own, here's a cool site to tell you how: Make Your Own Oil of Oregano