Clary Sage oil has been used for years in some cultures to treat a
variety of diseases and today at OiB we will discuss how this essential oil can be used to relieve the pain of endometriosis in the menstrual cycle of women.
What is Clary Sage Oil?
Clary Sage has been traditionally used to treat muscle pain. This oil is also known as Clary and is extracted from Salvia Sclarea from the Labiate family.
How does Clary Sage Oil benefit women with Endometriosis?
Nervous System: This essential oil works by reducing tension, depression, stress and insomnia. This is only possible because the oil works as a nervous system tonic medicine and relaxes the tension of the brain cells.
Menstrual Pain: Sometimes in menstruation the uterine muscle becomes overly active and as a result this causes pain around the area. This is where Clary Sage oil works by strengthening the function of the liver.
Heavy Menstrual blood flow: Women with heavy menstrual blood flow during their menstrual cycle should use the Clary Sage Essential Oil as it will help reduce the heavy flow by increasing the flow of oxygen and nutrients for our body.
Immune System: This essential oil is a natural anti-oxidant as it contains linalool which increases the immune system function and restricts the damage caused by oxidation.
Clary Sage essential also contains a natural anti septic agent called caryophyllene, which kills the bacteria responsible for causing disease.
Fights against Leukemia
A promising study conducted at the Department of Immunology, Hellenic Anticancer Institute in Athens, Greece, examined the role that sclareol, a chemical compound found in clary sage oil, plays in fighting leukemia.
DIY Pure Pulse Point Perfume
Clary Sage 0.05gm= 1 drop
Sandalwood Australian 0.05gm=1 drop
Lime 0.05gm= 1 drop
In a little dish mix these oils and anoint your pulse points or chakras – 3 drops of essential oils and dilute with a few drops of carrier oil – always patch test first!
Essential Oils for Endometriosis
Clary sage essential oil helps balance hormones and has been found to effectively reduce the symptoms of endometriosis. Apply 2-4 drops topically over abdomen and apply a warm compress over the area.
Taking 3 drops internally of frankincense and sandalwood essential oils may also help reduce inflammation and support healing.
It can be concluded from the information in this article that Clary Sage oil is definitely worth a shot especially for women suffering endometriosis in their menstrual cycle.
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