Clary Sage, Salvia sclarea Origin: France Extraction: Steam distilled, flowering tops
Clary Sage has a sweet, nutty ,herbaceous aroma. It is warming, sedative, an excellent nerve tonic, and can induce feelings of mild euphoria in some individuals. It is thought to enhance one's ability to dream. It has mild antibacterial properties.
Use to help: Balance the production of sebum in the skin and to clear greasy complexions. Soothe skin and cleanse acne prone skin. Moisturise and refine the texture and tone of skin. Minimise the appearance of discoloration and even out skin tone. Revitalise the condition of the hair.
Diffuser: Add 2 to 3 drops into a diffuser and let the therapeutic aroma fill the atmosphere.
Perfume: Apply 1-2 drops to your scarf or the inside of your shirt and wear as a perfume.
Body massage: We recommend 10 drops of essential oil per 20ml of massage oil. (2.5% dilution). Pump a small amount into your palms and rub together to warm and spread the oil. Massage, using long flowing strokes towards the heart, into freshly cleansed skin until absorbed.
Facial massage: We recommend 1-2 drops of essential oil per 5ml of facial oil. Pump a small amount into your palms and rub together to warm and spread the oil. Massage into freshly cleansed face, neck and decolletage until absorbed.
Bathing: Dilute 5 drops of essential oil to a tablespoon of carrier oil then add to hot water and agitate the surface, then immerse and enjoy.
Inhale straight out of the bottle for a few seconds throughout the day.
Store below 30c and away from direct sunlight. To ensure skin compatibility, patch test first. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and seek medical advice.