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Luminous Leleshwa Essential Oil is an illuminating and purifying essential oil also known as African Wild Sage, Wild Camphor Bush, Hottentot Tobacco, and Mikalambati in Swahili. This sagacious sage shrub is wild-crafted in Kenya and has been traditionally used as a folk remedy to deodorize and cleanse acneic skin. Its clean, camphorous aroma also clarifies thinking in an instant.
Botanical Name: Tarchonanthus camphoratus
Botanical Family: Asteraceae
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Part of Plant Distilled: Leaves
Country of Origin: Kenya
Cultivation Method: Wild
Composition: 100% Tarchonanthus camphoratus
Consistency: Thin viscosity
Scent Description: Sweet sage and camphor with wild, herbaceous notes.
In Living Libations: Sacred Sage Smudge, Forager's Cologne, and Forager's Balm.
Blends well with: Hyssop, Thyme, Sage, Marjoram, Palo Santo, Frankincense, Vetiver, Patchouli, Cedar, Hay, Bergamot, Grapefruit, Rosemary, Spruce, and Inula.
Uses: Dilute to use on skin. Diffuse to infuse rooms with potent purification. Perfect for pits as a disinfecting deodorant. Brilliant in breathing balms. Lovely in a salt inhaler and great for air travel too. Spritz as a mist for a bug free aura when walking in the woods.
Reach for practical and pragmatic Leleshwa when you want the clarifying clean of its crystal clear camphorous action to sage away stagnant energies, cleanse the air, body, and breath, and clarify thinking.
"Nothing much was known about the aromatic leaves other than, since time immemorial, the plant has been used by the Maasai as a natural deodorant."
~ Maggie Tisserand, Aromatherapy vs MRSA