Sage is an evergreen perennial herb with a woody base, soft gray-green oval leaves and a mass of blue or violet flowers that can grow up to about 60 cm tall. The ancient Greeks and Romans believed that it imparted wisdom, thus its name; and through the Middle Ages, it continued to be used for memory loss. It has a top note with a medium aroma, Sage Essential Oil has a herbaceous scent with strong musty notes.
Botanical Name: Salvia Officinalis
α-Thujone: 18 - 43%
Country of Origin: Albania
Part of plant used in production: Leaves
Methods of production: Steam Distillation
Blends well with: Bergamot, Lavender, Lemon, Origanum and Rosemary.
Safety: 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.