Botanical Name - Salvia sclarea
Common Name – Clary Sage.
Folk Names – Clary Wort, Clear Eye, Muscatel Sage, Orvale, Salvia Romana, Sclaree.
Parts used – Flowering herb tops.
Extraction method – Steam distillation.
Magickal use – Clary Sage is a great oil when there is nervous tension, stress, low moods, irritability and a feeling of exhaustion. An important oil for women during all phases of their life, Maiden, Mother and Crone, as it helps with cycles such as easing menstruation, childbirth and menopause. Used in massage oils for lower back cramps and aches. A relaxing and calming oil it helps gain perspective of a situation rather than leaving one to panic and have scattered energies. The euphoric actions of Clary Sage are helpful during dream work including dream recall and vision quests as it opens the mind to new awareness and realms, creativity, meditation, divination and enhances psychic energies while being very protective. As an aphrodisiac it is said to be useful in regaining sexual interest. Comes in a 10ml glass dripulator bottle, label may differ from picture.
Cautions – Not to be used by pregnant women. Clary Sage can increase drowsiness with some medications and/or alcohol.