Clary Sage Essential Oil - Aceite esencial de salvia Sclarea
Clary Sage Essential Oil - Aceite esencial de salvia Sclarea is steam distilled from the leaves & flowers of the plant. The oil is described as being of thin consistency, light yellow in color with a medium to strong aroma considered a middle note in perfumery.
The Clary Sage aroma has been described as an earthy, herbaceous, fruity aroma that is both nutty and floral. Very uniquely Clary Sage essential oil blends well with most essential oils, although it works particularly well with Bergamot, Cedarwood, Roman or German Chamomile, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Orange, Rosewood, and Ylang-Ylang.
Botanical Name: Salvia sclarea L.
Plant Part: Leaves and Flowers
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin colorless to yellow-brown, often pale yellow clear thin liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note of medium aroma, Clary Sage Essential Oil has a herbaceous with sweet, floral aroma.
Blends With: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Chamomile German, Chamomile Roman, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Orange, Rosewood, Sandalwood and Ylang-ylang.
Product Abstract: Clary Sage is a short biennial or perennial herb that grows up to 1 meter in height (approximately 3 feet). It has large, hairy leaves with small bluish-purple flowers. The name is derived from the Latin word claris for 'clear', and by the Middle Ages it was known as Oculus Christi, or the Eye of Christ. During the sixteenth century it was used in England as a replacement for hops when brewing beer. Clary Sage Oil can be diffused to create a peaceful atmosphere. It is also used in formulating natural perfumes.
Cautions: Dilute before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.
Clary Sage is believed to be non-toxic, and non-sensitizing. Clary Sage essential oil is not to be used during pregnancy.