Aroma:Green, light, herbaceous, slightly camphoraceous, sweet, fresh, a bit smoky.
Latin Name:Achillea millefolium
Country of Origin:France
Cultivation Method:Harvested from Wild Growing Plants
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Extracted From:Dried herb
Aromatherapy Properties:Strengthening the senses; has been known to help enhance memory. This Sage is for use by experienced Aromatherapists only.
Suggested Use:Add 6 drops of Aromaland's Feminine Balance Blend (which contains Yarrow) to 1oz. of unscented body care product to benefit from the grounding and centering properties of this oil. Alternatively, for a more earthy/masculine product, add up to 30 drops of Aromaland's Past Tense i/J Blend (which contains Yarrow) to 1oz. of unscented body care product.
History:Long history as a medicinal herb, which according to legend goes back to Achilles, who used it to heal wounds inflicted by the sword; hence the botanical name. It is also recommended for divination in the Chinese classic I Ching.
Specific Safety Information:No known toxicity, non-irritant in low concentration. Possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only.