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Clary Sage Essential Oil

Salvia sclarea Origin: France

Clary Sage Essential Oil

Overview

Botanical Name

Salvia sclarea

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.

Properties

Antibacterial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, astringent, carminative, deodorant, digestive, emmenagogue, euphoric, nervine, sedative, stomachic, vulnerary

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

Disclaimer

This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.

As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.