It can be used in the bath for mood balancing, nurturing and muscle relaxing effects or vaporised in an oil burner to create an calming and supportive atmosphere. It can be added to a massage oil to use during the monthly cycle, and as a cream it can be applied directly to the body.
It is a biennial or short-lived herbaceous perennial with hairy wrinkled, mid-green leaves. Spikes of large white flowers with pink bracts from spring to summer. This precious oil is steam distilled from the leaves and flowers of Salvia Sclarea.