1 oz. bottle pure and uncut Basil Essential oil - Steam Distilled
This oil is used in Ayurvedic medicine to enhance compassion, faith and bring clarity of thought to the user. In aromatherapy Basil essential oil is used for to calm and sooth the soul. It is extremely popular with massage therapists for those with tension and stress in their lives. It also helps to clear the sinuses, so it is a favored ingredient by naturopaths when treating many respiratory conditions. Basil is believed to be a natural insect repellent and helps to relieve insect bites and stings.
Aromatic Description: Basil Essential Oil has the distinctive aroma that is spicy and fresh, with a faint balsamic woody back note and a lasting sweetness.
Possible Traditional Uses, if you must know:
- muscle aches and pains
- cold and flu
- hay fever
- mental fatigue
General Safety Information: We recommend using our essential oils via aromatherapy techniques by adding to a medium that will release it's natural essence into the air: Potpourri, Oil burners, cotton balls, etc. Do not take any essential oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Do not apply undiluted essential oils onto the skin. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage or cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner or Doctor. Use caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.