Botanical Name - Salvia sclarea
*Caution - Avoid with alcohol, children and in pregnancy. Very relaxing.
Aroma - Nutty, warm and herbaceous
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Flowers
Country of Origin - France
Chemical Constituents - Linalol, linalyl acetate, sclareol
Uses - Very relaxing, easing panic and nervous tension. A useful tonic for the female reproductive system, it can help ease pre-menstrual tension and cramps. Said to aid sleep and facilitate lucid dreaming.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.