Aroma: Green, deep, and slightly floral / herbal
Latin Name: Salvia sclarea
Country of Origin: Hungary
Cultivation Method: Conventionally grown
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Extracted From: Flowers and leaves
Perfumery Note: Top
Consistency: Thin liquid
Aromatherapy Properties: Used for visualizing, spiritually connecting, and centering. Its aroma helps balance emotions and restore inner tranquility.
Suggested Use: Clary sage offers a potent green base note, and is used as a fixative in many essential oil blends. It is a favorite for female issues and is also considered an aroma to promote contemplation, meditation, and spiritual connection. Topically, clary sage has been used in a variety of skin elixer recipes, especially to help with mature skin health.
History: Clary sage was popular in the Middle Ages, used for digestive disorders and as a general nerve tonic. It was also a popular ingredient of wine (muscatel wine) and beer. Today, the tobacco industry utilizes the flavor of clary sage in several products.
Specific Safety Information: Not for internal use. May accelerate the effects of alcohol. Avoid during pregnancy, except for time of labor. Avoid with breastfeeding, and female hormonal diseases. May be contraindicated with certain medical conditions. Always dilute essential oils properly with topical use.
This information has not be evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure a disease.