- Essential Oils & Herbs
- Sweet Basil Essential Oil
Sweet Basil Essential Oil
Sweet Basil Pure Essentail Oil- 1/2 oz bottle
Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum, ct. Estragole
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: Basil is a popular annual herb with a spicy and bold fragrance. The sweet basil plant is very versatile and used in many culinary applications. In Greek, its name means 'royal remedy' or 'king'. In the 16th century, powdered basil was used to treat migraines and chest infections.
Common uses and benefits of Sweet Basil essential oil:
-Alleviate Fatigue and Exhaustion
-Snake & Spider Bites
-Ant-inflammatory, Antiviral , Antibacterial properties
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.