Basil - Organic
Basil - Organic
Basil - Organic
Basil - Organic
Basil - Organic
Basil - Organic

Basil - Organic

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Description

Basil is a sacred plant in India, and used in ayurvedic medicine. It has a warm, spicy, yet herbal aroma known to reduce anxious feelings. Basil provides great benefits to both the mind and body due to its high linalool content, making it an ideal application to help reduce feelings of tension when applied to the temples and back of the neck. Basil has been used as a strewing herb to reduce odors, and has many culinary applications. The aroma of Basil helps promote a sense of focus and a stress-relieving experience.

Uses

  • Diffuse to promote a sense of focus while studying or reading.
  • Combine with Geranium and Wild Orange essential oils for an uplifting aromatic massage.
  • Treatment of nervous disorders and stress related headaches, migraines and allergies when diffused

Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum L.

Main Constituents:
Methyl chavicol: 73.78%
Linalool: 20.6%

Plant Part: Leaves

Processing Method: Steam Distilled

BLENDS WELL WITH

Bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, fennel, ginger, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, and neroli 

PRECAUTIONS

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.

This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.