Native to East Asia and Southern and Central Europe, this grassy biennial plant of the Lamiacee family is grown on a large scale in countries with a moderate climate as an ornamental plant but essentially to produce an essential oil used in the fabrication of liquors or perfumes, Sage was a salvaging plant in the Middle Ages. The Greeks, Romans and Arabs commonly used it as a tonic or in compresses against snake bites. Egyptian women had the habit to drink sage juice to increase their fertility. “He who has sage in his garden, doesn’t need a doctor”. (Latin proverb)
Botanical name: Salvia sclarea
Distilled part: Flowering top
Aromatic molecules: Linalool, sclareol, linalyl acetate
Odour: Fresh, floral, dry, sweet-herbaceous
Salvia sclarea oil*
*Organic signifies “proceeding from organic farming” (contrôle Certisys BE-BIO-01)
*ECOGARANTIE products certified organic in accordance with ECOGARANTIE (Certisys Control) specification
Instructions for use:
For local massage: 1-2 drops added to 1-2 drops of neutral vegetable carrier oil.
For body massage: 2-10 drops added in 5-10 ml of neutral vegetable carrier oil.
A skin patch test is recommended for those with sensitive skin.
Clary Sage is recommended for oily skin, greasy hair and dandruff as it helps regulate sebum production.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- For external use only.
- Do not take orally.
- Do not use essential oils undiluted.
- If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Centre.
- If you have epilepsy or asthma, consult a health care practitioner prior to use.
- Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with water or vegetable oil.
- Avoid exposure of applied area(s) to the sun.
- Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or with children under the age of 6.
- If you experience nausea, dizziness, headache or an allergic reaction, discontinue use.