Basil Essential Oil
Common name - Basil Essential Oil
Botanical name - Ocimum basilicum
Method of Extraction - steam distilled
Plant Part - flowering tops
Country of Origin - Australia
Characteristics - Basil is a tender annual herb with greenish or pink/white flowers and a powerfully aromatic scent. The name basil comes from the Latin meaning royal. One of the sacred herbs of India and widely used in Ayurvedic medicine. Balancing, uplifting, refreshing, clarifying and focusing.
Properties & benefits - Basil Essential Oil is very useful for clearing the head, and giving strength and clarity to the mind. Strengthens the respiratory system. Useful also for calming conditions of the digestive system.
Blends well with - bergamot, clary sage, geranium, lavender, lemon, lime.
Cautions - Best avoided during pregnancy. Can also be a skin irritant for some people. Should only be use for skin application (baths, oils or lotions) if very well diluted.
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