Hyssop Essential Oil

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Hyssop derived its name from a Greek word that translates to good smelling herb. It has a pleasant aroma that has long been used for its medicinal purposes. It became very popular in the Middle Ages for its therapeutic properties.

Name of Oil:  Hyssop

Latin Binomial:  Hyssopus officinalis

Extraction Method:  Steam

Countries of Origin:  France

Scent Profile:  Camphorous, slightly sweet, earthy, fruity, woody

Parts used in distillation:  Leaves, flowers, buds

Oil Characteristics:  Clear to pale yellow, thin, medium aroma

Cultivation:  Conventional Farming

Applications

Used in aromatherapy for the symptomatic relief of:
Respiratory concerns, colds, bruising, wounds, arthritis, muscular aches, digestive concerns, hypotension, appetite stimulant and herpes.

Used in aromatherapy to help ease emotional symptoms of:
Invigorates the mind, mental fatigue, mental debility and concentration.

History

Mentioned in the Old Testament of the Bible as one of the bitter herbs, used by Hippocrates

Chemical Constituents

a-pinene, camphene, b-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene, pinocamphene,isopinocamphene, a-terpineol, 1,8 cineol, b thujone

Safety & References

Safety:
Avoid in pregnancy, breast-feeding, and children under age 2.

Books Cited:
The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, 2nd Edition – Salvatore Battaglia
Essential Oil Safety , 2nd Edition – Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young
Aromatherapy – Jennifer Peace Rhind
The Complete Book of Essential Oils & Aromatherapy – Valerie Wormwood
Aromatherapeutic Blending – Jennifer Peace Rhind
The Fragrant Mind – Valerie Wormwood

Recipes & Tips

Coming soon!

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Sustainability

Sustainable, recyclabe, and re-fillable packaing is used for all our products.

Made in Canada

Made in British Columbia by a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist

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