Our organically produced sage essential oil, also called common sage oil and Dalmatian sage oil, is distilled from fresh leaves of the perennial herb sage originating in the Mediterranean region.
This herb, also known as the garden sage, true sage and culinary sage, was named after the Latin word "salvere", meaning "salvation," and is known for its healing properties .
Many Americans know the sage as a dried herb that is added to Thanksgiving stuffing to enhance its flavor.
It is an herb of ancient reputation, valued as a culinary and medicinal plant . Sage, which is called salvere in Latin to “save”, has a long history as a medicinal plant and as such wasand featured in Theophratus. This was much in evidence in Roman times, again for medicinal purposes, but was well established mainly as a culinary herb in medieval England.
ADVANTAGES OF OIL USE
The nature of sage oil makes it an ideal choice for stimulating and balancing nerves , relieving moisture in congested muscles, the airways and for skin problems caused by excessive sweating.
Sage oil is also known for beautifying the skin, known as a natural sebum regulator, and can be applied to the same effect on mature and youthful skin due to the smoothing effect on both skin types.
Essential sage oil is also excellent in supporting memory functions and improving cognitive functions. Sage oil can also be mixed in massage oilfor use on the abdomen to relieve painful menstruation.
In natural perfumery, common essential oil is used to make cologne , herbal tones, chypres, men's aromas and sacred perfumes and incense. Emotionally and energetically, sage oil has cooling and drying energy that helps relax the mind , soothe anxiety and depression, and bring calm and tranquility.