Clary Sage – Essential Oil
Clary Sage has a woody, green, and herbaceous aroma. It is best known for reducing emotional stress, depression and pre-menstrual tension. It has estrogen-like properties making it useful for remedies for menopause, hot flashes, and as an aphrodisiac. Its properties include antibacterial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, astringent, carminative, deodorant, digestive, emmenagogue, euphoric, nervine, sedative, stomachic, vulnerary.
Latin: Salvia sclarea
Aroma: Woody, green, herbaceous
Note Classification: Middle
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Parts Used: Flowers, leaves
Blends well with: Basil, Bay, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cistus, Coriander, Clove Bud, Cypress, Fragonia, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Hyssop, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemongrass, Lemon Eucalyptus, Lime, Litsea, Mandarin, Mugwort, Myrtle, Neroli, Nutmeg, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Parsley Herb, Petitgrain, Pine Needle, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Spruce, Sweet Marjoram, Sweet Orange, Tagetes, Tangerine, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver, Yarrow, Ylang Ylang
Cautions: Never use essential oils undiluted or in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children and pets. If applying an essential oil to the skin, always dilute and perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
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