Botanical Name: Salvia officinalis
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Sage is an evergreen perennial herb that can grow up to about 60cm (2 feet) high with a woody base, soft gray-green oval leaves and a mass of blue or violet flowers.
Colour: Pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid.
Aromatic Scent: Organic Sage Essential Oil has a spicy, sharp, and very herbaceous scent. It is referred to as having a penetrating and powerful aroma.
Common Use: The therapeutic properties of Organic Sage Essential Oil include use as an anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and astringent. In aromatherapy, it is believed to calm the nerves, assist with grief and depression and also assist with female sterility as well as menopausal problems. For topical applications, Sage Oil is reputed to ease swelling, relieve pain caused by rheumatism; and it may be used to reduce pore size, heal wounds, infections and assist with skin conditions such as psoriasis and dermatitis
Spiritual Use: Sage is used to induce trance states and enhance spiritual awareness. It brings purification and cleansing. Sage oil also offers us protection and the comfort level we need to permit this process to enfold.
What Chakra is connected: Root, Sacral and Solar plexus
History: The folklore of sage goes back to the ancient Greeks and Romans who believed that it imparted wisdom and mental acuity. In the Middle Ages sage was used as a treatment for memory loss, fevers and intestinal problems. It was also used to treat eye problems, liver disease, epilepsy and infections!
Cautions: Sage Essential Oil is an oral toxin and should not be used during pregnancy, or by persons suffering from epilepsy or high blood pressure.
**All our organic essential oils are for external use only. Before using essential oils contact a qualified Aromatherapist. The information on this page is for educational purposes only, it is not meant to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose of any disease or condition, it is not prescribe in any way.
Do not use during pregnancy.