Characteristics – A sweet, fresh, greenscent with a balsamic undertone
Perfumery Note – Top Note
Strength of Initial Aroma - Medium
About This Plant
Latinname: Ocimum basilicum
Botanical family: Lamiaceae
Plantpart used: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Basil Essential Oil is antifungal, antiseptic, antiviral andbactericidal. It helps with allergies, gout, acne and reduces the uric acid inthe system.
Basil Essential Oil is also known as Basil Linalool, its well-lovedas a mind-clearing oil for spiritual meditation. Due to the high linaloolcontent (which makes this oil very relaxing), you can also use Basil to helpease the transition into bedtime. Basil Essential Oil also can help uplift yourmood, and soothe the mind in the morning.
This essential oil is one of the finest oils available for calmingand focusing the mind. It is also useful for easing tension and feelings ofpain in the head and neck.
Cautions: Keepout of reach of children. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucousmembranes. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medicalcondition, consult a health professional prior to use.