Aroma:Sweet, camphoraceous top note with a warm, spicy and herb-like undertone.
Latin Name:Hyssop officinalis
Country of Origin:France
Cultivation Method:Harvested from Wild Growing Plants
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Extracted From:Blossoms and leaves
Aromatherapy Properties:Purifying, relaxing, balancing and centering.
Suggested Use:Add up to 9 drops of Muscle Cool (which contains Hyssop) to 1oz. of unscented massage oil or lotion for a soothing massage after a strenuous work-out or competition.
Add a few drops of Breathe Easy (which contains Hyssop) to a bowl of hot water for a steam treatment that can help ease respiratory problems. Also great for the sauna!
History:Hyssop has a long tradition as a medicinal herb, and was used to purify sacred places and strewn on the floor to create a good aroma climate.
Specific Safety Information:Use only in moderation. Non-irritant, non-sensitizing. Avoid during pregnancy. Not appropriate for epileptic and people with high blood pressure. GRAS (Generally Regarded As Safe) approved by the FDA as food flavor. Use in low concentration only.