Basil


Pure Basil Essential Oil 10ml


  • Category: Essential Oils
  • SKU: 2034

Price:C$9.59

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Description

Latin name:Ocimum basilicum 

Family name: Labiatae.  

Country or Region: Comoros Islands.  

Growing Practice:

Ecologically Sensible. Sweet basil oil is produced by distilling the leaves of the herb. It has a slightly licorice aroma. It should be a pale yellow in color with a watery viscosity. Basil originated in India and Hindus have used it for centuries in medicine.  

Some traditional uses: to brighten mood, strengthen nervous system, improve mental clarity and memory, for relieving headache and muscular spasms. Basil is very anti-infectious and antibiotic.  

Its main chemical compositionincludes: Linalol, Eugenol, Cineol, Phenol Methylchavicol, Camphor, and Pinene.  

Emotional profile: for relieving indecision and doubts, lack of direction.  

Blends well with: bergamot, clary sage, citronella, and geranium. 

Warnings: Basil should be avoided during pregnancy. It should not be used in baths and can cause irritation to sensitive skin. Avoid use on children under 16.