Sage Dalmatian Essential Oil
BOTANICAL NAME: Salvia officinalis
PLANT PART: Leaves
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled
DESCRIPTION: A thin, clear, pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid.
AROMATIC SUMMARY: A top note with a medium aroma, Sage Essential Oil has a herbaceous scent with strong musty notes.
BLENDS WITH: Bergamot, Lavender, Lemon, Origanum and Rosemary.
BENEFITS AND USES: Sage Essential Oil is known to stimulate and clarify the mind while exhibiting a balancing, uplifting, soothing, and strengthening effect on the senses to ease negative moods. It is known to promote a sense of attentiveness, enhance memory, and soothe discomforts of the digestive, respiratory, and female reproductive systems,also is reputed to ease muscular and joint pain associated with inflammation, tenderness, stiffness, and other symptoms of arthritis, strains, and sprains When diffused, is known to help soothe discomforts of the digestive, respiratory, and female reproductive systems.
FACTS OF INTEREST: Salvia officinalis from the Ladiatae family is also known as Garden Sage and True Sage. Sage is an evergreen perennial herb with a woody base, soft gray-green oval leaves and a mass of blue or violet flowers that can grow up to about 60 cm tall. The Latin word salvare means ‘heal’ or ‘save’. The ancient Greeks and Romans believed that it imparted wisdom, thus its name; and through the Middle Ages, it continued to be used for memory loss.
Cautions: Dilute well before use; for external use only. Keep out of reach of children. It is imperative to consult a medical practitioner before using this oil for therapeutic purposes. Pregnant and nursing women are especially advised not to use Sage Oil without the medical advice of a physician, as it may have an effect on certain hormone secretions and it is unclear whether these effects are transferable to babies at these stages of development Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.