Latin name: Salvia sclarea
Scent: Herbal, Floral
Blends well with: Bergamot, Black pepper, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Sandalwood, Pine.
Substitute with: Bergamot, Fennel, Frankincense, Lavender, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Nutmeg, Sage, Tarragon.
Healing properties: Antidepressant, Antiseptic, Aphrodisiac, Bactericidal, Digestive, Emmenagogue, Euphoric, Hypotensive, Sedative. Warming, Relaxing.
Physical conditions: Hot flashes, labor pains, Menstrual Cramps, Menopause, PMS (premenstrual syndrome), Sore throat, Hormones circulation, Colic, Constipation, Intestinal cramps, Flatulence, Nausea. Acne, Greasy skin, Dandruff. High blood pressure, Joint problems. Asthma, Bronchitis, Infections, Body odor.
Mental conditions: Anxiety, Depression, Migraine, Insomnia, Debility, Paranoia, Postpartum depression, Energy, Emotional upset, Exhaustion, Grief, Stress.
Application: Inhalation, Topical, Bath
Precautions: Avoid for children less than 6 years old. Avoid in pregnancy; avoid in breast cancer; Avoid before driving; Do not combine with alcohol!