100% pure therapeutic grade
Botanical name: Salvia officinalis
Plant part: leaves
Extraction method: steam distilled
Description: Salvia officinalis from the Ladiatae family is also known as 'garden', 'true' and 'Dalmatian' sage. Common sage is an evergreen perennial herb that can grow up to about 60cm high with a woody base, soft gray-green oval leaves and a mass of blue or violet flowers.
Colour: pale yellow
Common uses: The therapeutic properties of sage essential oil are as an anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, insecticide, and as a tonic.
Strength of aroma: strong
Blends well with: bergamot, lavender, lemon and rosemary
Aromatic scent: Sage has a spicy, sharp, and very herbaceous scent. It is referred to as having a penetrating and powerful aroma.
Cautions: Sage is a powerful oil and should be used with care. It is an oral toxin and should not be used during pregnancy, or by persons suffering from epilepsy or high blood pressure.
Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only. It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.
General safety information: Do not take any oils internally.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses.
It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.
A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.
Everyday, super simple uses for essential oils
Essential oils are used to fragrance soap (2%-3%), balms (0.5%), skin creams and butters (0.5%).