Uses & benefits of hyssop essential oil
Benefits of diffusion: Its sweet, woody, herbal scent which is centering, cleansing, and balancing helps dispel resentment, anger, guilt and other negative emotions and encourages healing, awakening, acceptance, fulfillment, harmony and direction.
It also helps improve concentration, stimulate creativity, mental clarity and has sedative properties to promote calmness, relax the nerves and is beneficial in soothing nervousness, vertigo, irritability, fatigue, nausea, mood swings and other symptoms of PMS, Menopause and ADHD (Attention Deficiency/ Hyperactivity Disorder) in adults.
It is also purifying, protective, awakening, encouraging, and is used to cleanse sad, heavy, malevolent, or just generally negative energies from our spaces.
Helps promote spiritual clarity, deepen meditation, and helps us release feelings of guilt, fear, judgment and encourages our journey of discovery, purpose, and inner peace.
It has a powerful sedative effect which helps calm the nerves, ease stress, anxiety, nervous tension, relieve pain from headaches, migraines, induce relaxation induce a deep, restful sleep quicker and combat insomnia.
It helps treat infections, loosen and expel phlegm or mucus to eliminate congestion in the lungs and respiratory tracts caused by colds, bronchitis, asthma, catarrh etc.
It is also helps stimulate the immune system, and has a tonic and diuretic effect on the body to expel toxins by increasing the frequency of urination.
Topical use benefits: Its powerful astringent, analgesic, tonic and immune stimulating properties to help boost immune health and combat oxidative damage in the body.
Its anti-inflammatory, anti-arthritic, anti-rheumatic, and analgesic effects help relieve pain from sore muscles, joint, knee or back pain, muscular stress, or tension e.g., sprains or sports injuries.
Helps improve blood flow and promotes even circulation in the body which is beneficial in treating arthritis, gout, rheumatism, swelling, and hemorrhoids.
Apply to the lower abdomen and back to and improve the flow of obstructed menses and soothe menstrual cramps, pain, nausea, and other symptoms of more severe menstrual issues e.g., dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea.
Apply to the stomach area to help soothe the digestive tract and relieve cramping, bloating, acidity, indigestion, acid reflux, constipation, and other digestive issues.
Other attributed therapeutic benefits of Hyssop Essential Oil include: Astringent, stimulant, antispasmodic, antirheumatic, antiseptic, carminative, cicatrizant, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, hypertensive, nervine, sudorific, tonic, febrifuge, vermifuge, and vulnerary substance.
Skincare benefits: As a natural skincare ingredient in a moisturizer/serum for its anti-aging benefits to help improve skin cell elasticity, tighten and tone the skin for smoother, softer skin.
It helps balance skin oil, cleanses the skin and tightens the pores to prevent excess oiliness and fights bacterial infections to treat acne, pimples, blackheads etc.
With consistent use it helps clear blemishes and diminishes the appearance of acne or age spots scars, stretch marks etc.
It also helps clarify the complexion and enhance skin health for clearer, more radiant even complexioned skin.
Blend with a complimentary antioxidant carrier oil and massage into spider/varicose veins to reduce pain and fade their appearance due to its powerful circulatory properties.
It also helps effectively diminish cellulite over time due to its diuretic and lymph cleansing properties.
Its antiseptic properties help protect infections developing in wounds and also promotes healing.