Product: Clary Sage Essential Oil
Latin Name: Salvia sclarea
Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Other Names: Clary, Clary Wort, Clear Eye, Esalarea, Herbe aux Plaies, Muscatel Sage, Muskatellersalbei, Muskatellsalvia, Orvale, Šalfej Muskatny, Salvia Romana, Sauge Sclarée, Sauge Musquée, Sclarée, See Bright, Oculus Christi & Toute-Bonne.
Description: An essential oil is a concentrated liquid containing volatile (easily evaporated at normal temperatures) chemical compounds from plants; it's "essential" in the sense that it contains the "essence of" the plant's fragrance - the characteristic fragrance of the plant from which it is derived. Essential oils are generally extracted by distillation, often by using steam; to find out how this oil has been extracted, please see the product specification on the ‘Technical’ tab.
Improper use of essential oils may cause harm including allergic reactions and skin irritation; children may be particularly susceptible to the toxic effects of improper use.
Blends With: Bergamot, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Mandarin, Neroli, Orange, Petitgrain, Pine, Sandalwood & Ylang-Ylang.
Add to soaps, lotions, creams, balms and salves for the skin, clary sage in any of these items is good for helping to soothe acne and inflamed skin. The oil can be added to perfumes but only in low dilutions. Add the oil to pot pourri, oil burners and to scented sachets to fragrance a room.
Shelf life of two years provided that goods are stored in an airtight container in ambient conditions.