Basil Essential Oil
Basil is reputed to stimulate, clarify, calm, fortify, energize and uplift the mind. It is also said to repel insects, eliminate odour-causing bacteria, soothe headaches, and relieve respiratory as well as digestive discomforts.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.
|Botanical Name||Ocimum basilicum|
|Plant Part||Leaves & Flowers|
|Colour||Colourless - Pale Yellow|
|Scent||Clear, herbaceous and light refreshing with a faint balsamic woody back note and a lasting sweetness.|
|Blends With||Citrus, herby, minty and woodsy oils.|
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.