Scientific name: Salvia officinalis
Parts used: Leaf
Origin: Native to countries surrounding Mediterranean Sea
Characterized by strongly aromatic leaves, the Sage preparations are commonly used as an effective antimicrobial and antiseptic remedy that can be very effective for many different types of bacteria, fungus and skin infections.
As a powerful antioxidant, Sage provides protection against free radicals in the body, which leads to reducing the signs of ageing such as wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots. It stimulates cell regeneration keeping skin young, radiant, and flawless due to the high content of Vitamin A and Calcium.
Sage herb is also beneficial for hair in many ways. It is particularly effective in encouraging new hair growth as it improves circulation to the scalp, providing more nutrition to the hair follicles. A combination of Sage and Rosemary is excellent for making your hair thicker, shinier and stronger. Sage can be used to darken and intensify hair color, and balancing scalp oils.
Good for the body but also for the mind, drinking a cup of Sage tea can boost spirit, soothes nervous tension and lightens mood. It is an excellent cure for sore throat, cough, and colds. Recognized in Germany as a treatment for excessive sweating, Sage can also help reduce menopausal hot flashes.
Allergies, Age Spots, Bacteria, Cough, Dandruff, Dry Skin, Fungus, Menopause, Nervous Tension, Skin Infections, Sore Throat, Sweating, Wrinkles
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