Sage - 10 ml
Sage (Salvia officinalis)
This oil is anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, febrifuge, hypertensive, laxative and tonic. It’s uplifting and good for mental fatigue. It’s good for dermatitis, herpes virus, psoriasis, sinusitis, asthma, bronchitis, depression as well as balancing the menstrual cycle.
Active ingredients: E.g. Alpha and Beta Pinene, Camphene, Myrcene, Limonene, Cineol, Camphor, Linalool and Borneol.
Attention: Can be dangerous for pregnant women, people with epilepsy and high blood pressure. It has to be diluted properly since it is a very potent oil.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.