Clary sage essential oil is extracted using a steam method with the clary sage plant, or salvia sclarea. The primary components found in clary sage oil are sclareol, alpha-terpineol, linalool, linalyl acetate, and geraniol.
Clary sage essential oil originates from China and has a light lavender clear color and smooth consistency. It is distilled using steam and has a warm and sweet scent.
Clary sage essential oil is often used in skincare products, particularly those that fade scarring and lighten redness. It can also help to improve circulation and reduce inflammation throughout the body.
This warm-scented oil has been used as a hormone balancing oil as well as an oil to relax the body and mind to combat insomnia.