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Clary Sage (Salavia Sclarea)

What is Clary Sage?

Clary sage is native to the northern Mediterranean region, along with some areas in north Africa and Central Asia. Medicinal uses of clary sage dates back to the 4th century BCE. During the Medieval times, clary sage was nicknamed “clear eye” because it was considered beneficial in healing visual problems.

clary sage oil

Aroma

Woody and herbaceous

Plant Properties

Antidepressant, Anti-convulsive, antispasmodic, antibacterial, antiseptic, aphrodisiac and astringent.

Benefits

Anxiety and fear, menstrual-related problems such as PMS and cramping, and helping with insomnia.

Blends with:

Bergamot, most citrus, clove, geranium, frankincense, lavender, myrrh, rosemary, and sandalwood oils

News

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