Sage Essential Oil is derived from a small evergreen shrubby perennial herb. It's useful when blended in a carrier oil as a massage during the menopause and during menstrual periods. Dilute well in one of our wide range of carrier oils and gently massage the abdomen for best results. When burned or vaporised Sage is thought to help calm the nerves and soothe during times of grief or depression. Sage is a very potent oil and should be diluted to a maximum of 1% before application to the skin. When blended in a cream Sage may prove useful in reducing pore size and aiding the healing of sores, psoriasis, dermatitis as well as ulcers. Essential Oil derived by steam distillation from the leaves. Pungent herbal thujone odour with slight woodiness. Tonic, mental stimulant, expectorant, antimicrobial, antiseptic. Ingredients: Camphor (uo to 34%), cineol (up to 35%), limonene (up to 41%), camphene (up to 20%), pinene ( up to 20%) and other minor constituents. Salvia officinalis Oil Safety Advice: Please note that The Holistic Emporium or Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.