Family : Liabatae or Lamiaceae
Habitat : It is cultivated in central Europe, Russia, England, Morocco and the USA.
Odour : A sweet fruity, floral and herbaceous odour.
Part of plant use : Leaves and Flowers
Method of Extraction : Steam Distilled
Therapeutic indications : Skin Care: Clary sage is suggested for preventing excessive sweating. It is recommended for oily skin, greasy hair and dandruff as it regulates sebum production.
Respiratory System: Clary sage is recommended for treating asthma as it relaxes spasms in the bronchial tube and helps reduce anxiety and emotional tension often associated with asthma suffers.
Nervous System: Clary Sage is well known for its euphoric action. It is beneficial for treating , anxiety , stress, nervous tension and depression.
Mind/Emotion : Euphoric, sedating, calming, soothes emotional upsets, helps depression.
Safety Data : Clary Sage oil has been reported to be non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. The oil is contraindicated during pregnancy.