More About Our Hyssop Decumbens Essential Oil
Size: 5 ml violet glass bottle
Production method: Steam distilled from certified organic leaves and aerial parts
Botanical name: Hyssopus officianalis, var. decumbens (contains minimal ketones)
Note: This variety of hyssop produces no ketones in the distillation process. It is the best choice for use during pregnancy or lactation, and by those who are sensitive or need to avoid ketones.
For information on the healing properties of regular hyssop essential oil, read about it here.
Homeopathic Properties of Hyssop Decumbens Essential Oil
- Anti-pruritic–relieves itching
- Tonic–immune system
Internal–oral, inhalation, diffusion
External—topical application, massage, skin and wound application, spinal and local compress, energy centers and meridian points
Observations and Anecdotal Information
Hyssop decumbens essential oil is anti-infectious, making a a great treatment to relieve the symptoms of colds, flu, viruses, and bacterial infections. It can be applied to the spine as a spinal compress, with heat, to relieve achiness, fever, and congestion.
It can also be diffused and inhaled to relieve coughing and dissolve mucus in the nose, sinuses, and respiratory system.
It is a great herbal alternative when treating a vaginal infection. Use several drops of hyssop decumbens essential oil on a tampon, inserted overnight. It is wise to test first with a tiny drop of oil to make sure you can handle the sensation. Some people find it too intense.
It is a general immune system enhancer, strengthening the immune response in any kind of infection or compromised situation.
This oil is generally regarded as safe at normal doses.
Use cautiously with pregnant and lactating mothers, and small children. Avoid use with infants.
Keep all essential oils away from eyes.
Store in a safe place, out of the reach of children.
All internal uses should be researched and/or supported by a health care professional. Product quality and dosage are critically important when using essential oils internally.
None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only. It is not meant to be taken as medical advice. See a health care professional for medical advice.