(Salvia sclaera) Clary Sage Essential Oil is warming, sedative, an excellent nerve tonic, and can induce feelings of mild euphoria in some individuals.
It is thought enhance one's ability to dream.
One of the many components of Clary Sage is Sclareol, which has an estrogen-like structure. Clary Sage oil can be beneficial to the female reproductive system, with hormone balancing effects possible for some individuals.
This may be useful for for amenorrhea, cramps and menstrual pain.
Clary Sage can be beneficial for nervous disorders accompanied by weakness and debility. The oil helps restore confidence and courage, assisting in post-natal depression, and recovering from illness and injury.
Clary Sage oil is a general tonic for the stomach and digestive system, relieving tension in the area. Clary Sage is also noted as an important ingredient in skin care preparations as it can regulate secretions and also act as a scalp stimulant.
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