Basil (Sweet) (1 Dram) 1/8 oz
Basil ( Sweet) - (Ocimum basilicum L.) has a sweet-spicy, fresh
aroma with a faint balsamic woody undertone. It has been used to relieve
muscular aches and pains, colds and flu, hay fever, asthma, bronchitis,
mental fatigue, anxiety, and depression. In aromatherapy Basil can be
used to soothe and uplift. It also helps to clear the sinuses. When
applied in dilution, Basil is reputed to be a good insect repellent, and
helps to relieve insect bites and stings.
Blend with sweet
almond oil, olive oil or any carrier oil to make it less concentrated.
Blends well with
lavender, clary sage, thyme, cedarwood, bergamot, and geranium.
Non-toxic, skin-irritant in high concentration.
Avoid if pregnant.
Imported from India