Hyssop is a plant typical for the Mediterranean and Balkan regions with earthy, woody aroma. It was used in the past for its antiviral properties and as an essential ingredient to flavor liqueur chartreuse. Today it serves as a natural treatment of respiratory problems and skin conditions and is widely used in aromatherapy.
Skincare/Cosmetic use: moisturizing, deodorizing/ improves blood circulations
Perfumery: top to middle note /sweet, camphoraceous top note and warm spicy-herbaceous undertones/.
Blends well with: Rose, Lavender, Rosemary, Lemon Balm, Geranium, Bay, citrus oils
Therapeutic use: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, febrifuge, hypertensive, sedative, tonic /asthma, bronchitis, bruises, inflammation, colds, cough, sore throat, fevers, cuts/wounds, dermatitis, eczema, herpes, fatigue, hay fever, anxiety, hypertension, hypotension, flu, nervous tension, otitis, rheumatism/.
Therapeutic use: analgesic, anti-anemic, antibiotic, antidepressant anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, bactericidal, calmative, carminative, digestive, febrifuge, hepatic, hypnotic, nerve sedative, stomachic, tonic/ arthritis, boils, burns, chilblains, colic, cuts, wounds, dermatitis, dyspepsia, earache, eczema, headache, indigestion, inflammations, insect bites, insomnia, muscular pain, nausea, nervous tension, pain relief, rashes, rheumatism, sprains, toothache
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