Clary Sage Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Salvia Sclarea
Method of Cultivation: Cultivated without chemicals
Common Method Of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Leaf and flower
Note Classification: Middle
Aroma: Dry, musky, bittersweet floral
Largest Producing Countries: USA, France, and Bulgaria
Traditional Use: This oil has an extensive history in perfumery. It is considered a fixative, and adds a warming note to a blend. Used during the Middle Ages to clear up eye problems and was nicknamed “clear eyes” during the same time. It was also widely used for skin, digestive and kidney disorders.
Therapeutic Properties and common uses: Anti-bacterial, anti-convulsant, anti-fungal, anti-phlogistic, anti-septic, anti-spasmodic, aphrodisiac, astringent, breast enlargement, bronchitis, carminative, cholesterol, deodorant, digestive, emmenagogue, euphoric, infertility, mood swings, nervine, sedative, stomachic, vulnerary.
Blends Classification: Personifier
Blends Well With: Bay, bergamot, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, chamomile, coriander, cypress, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemon balm, lime, mandarin, patchouli, petitgrain, pine, rose, sandalwood, tea tree
Of Interest: The herb derives its name from the Latin clarus, meaning, “clear,” and was nicknamed “clear eyes” during the Middle Ages for its famous ability to clear tired or strained eyes and blurred vision.
Safety Data: Avoid while pregnant
Products Used In: Relax & Release Bath Tea