Plant Origin: France, Hungary, Utah
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from stems and leaves
Historical Data: While there is some uncertainty that Hyssopus officinalis is the same species of plant as the hyssop referred to in the Bible, there is no question that it has been used for almost a millennium for its properties.
Fragrant Influence: Stimulates creativity and meditation
Application: Dilute 1 part essential oil with 1 part V-6 or carrier oil; apply 2-4 drops on location, apply on chakras and/or Vita Flex points, inhale directly, diffuse
Caution: avoid use if epileptic
Exodus 12:22 -- "And ye shall take a bunch of hyssop, and dip it in the blood that is in the bason, and strike the lintel and the two side posts with the blood that is in the bason; and none of your shall go out at the door of his house until the morning."
Leviticus 14:4 -- "Then shall the priest command to take for him that is to be cleansed two birds alive and clean, and cedar wood, and scarlet, and hyssop:"
Leviticus 14:6 -- "As for the living bird, he shall take it, and the cedar wood, and the scarlet, and the hyssop, and shall dip them and the living bird in the blood of the bird that was killed over the running water:"
Refer to the Essential Oils Desk or Pocket Reference for more information.