Sage is derived from Latin word “salvia” meaning “to heal“. It is often used to increase woman’s fertility. Sage is not widely used in aromatherapy because it is reputed toxic as it contains thujone and extremely stimulating to the nervous system. Thujone has been a source of some disagreement, especially within the British School of Aromatherapy because it potentially may have a neurotoxic effect in high dosages if ingested. But, remember, that any product used incorrectly and in high doses may be harmful to the body.
Spanish Sage (Lavender Sage)
This sage plant has been highly praised throughout history for its powers of longevity and healing. During the Middle Ages, the plant was prized throughout Europe because of its exceptional healing effects and was used in a mixture with other herbs designed to ward off the plague.
Both essential oils are steam distilled from the leaves
Cleansing, protecting, regulating, stimulating, energising, balancing, strengthening
Used in hair preparations to combat hair loss and dandruff; as a natural antiperspirant, helps to reduce sweating; encourage menstruation; nervous tonic for nervous exhaustion and general stress; aid in digestive complains supporting the respiratory, reproductive, nervous, and other body systems; supports healthy muscle, joint or cartilage function
It is mentally stimulating. Strong scent, spicy and herbaceous.
It combines the lovely floral scent of lavender with fresh, camphoraceous aroma of sage, similar to rosemary
Blends Well With:
Citrus oils, lavender, rosemary, hyssop
Clary sage, geranium, cypress, lavender, rosemary
- 1 part essential oil with 1 part of carrier oil. For age 0-1, use 1 drop of essential oil to 8-10 drop of carrier oil. For age 2-6, use 1 drop of essential oil to 2-4 drops of carrier oil. For age 7 and above, use 1 drop of essential oil to 1 drop of carrier oil.
Apply several drops (2-4) on area of concern
Apply to chakras and/or Vita Flex Points
Inhale directly or diffuse
Do not use during pregnancy
Not for use by people with epilepsy
Avoid using if you have high blood pressure
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