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 (2 feet) high with a woody base, soft gray-green oval leaves and a mass of blue or violet flowers.
Common Uses: The therapeutic properties of Sage Dalmatian Essential Oil are as an anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, insecticide, laxative and as a tonic.
Aromatic Scent: Sage Dalmatian Essential Oil has a spicy, sharp, and very herbaceous scent. It is referred to as having a penetrating and powerful aroma. The Dalmatian sage is considered the superior Sage variety.
Cautions: Do not use if under the care of a health practitioner; an oral toxin, this is for external use only. Dilute well before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with the eyes should be avoided.