Essential Oil Hyssop
Perfumery Note: Middle
Botanical Name: Hyssop Officinalis var decumbens
Aromatic Description: Hyssop Essential Oil smells fresh. The aroma is earthy, fruity, woody, slightly sweet and camphorous.
Hyssop Essential Oil Uses:
Muscular Aches and Pains
Hyssop Essential Oil is a beautiful essential oil to work with for respiratory issues and can also be helpful for digestion and muscular and joint pain.
It is an essential oil that requires greater care and understanding when purchasing and using the oil. Hyssop Essential Oil is most commonly available with the botanical names of Hyssopus officinalis var. decumbens and Hyssopus officinalis. Generally speaking, Hyssop Essential Oil that does not include the var. decumbens portion of the botanical name contain significantly more of the ketone Pinocamphone and is much riskier to use.
Aromatically, Hyssop Essential Oil is fresh, earthy, fruity, woody, slightly sweet and camphorous. It blends best with essential oils in the citrus, floral, wood, herbal and medicinal families.