Basil Essential Oil

Botanical name: Oscimum basilicum
Distillation method: steam distilled
Plant part: leaves, stem, flowers
Note: middle-top
Scent: herbal, spicy, warm
Blends well with: Bergamot, Cypress, Siberian Fir, Geranium, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lemongrass, Marjoram, Peppermint, Wintergreen

Supports the following body systems:

  • Cardiovascular System
  • Nervous System
  • Muscles & Bones

Why  Use Basil Essential Oil?

  • Soothes sore muscles and joints
  • Assists with clear breathing
  • Acts as a cooling agent for the skin
  • Promotes mental alertness
  • Lessens anxious feelings
  • Enhances memory function
  • Reduces stress and tension
  • Reduces tension when applied to temples and
    back of neck
  • Soothes minor irritations
  • Sharpens focus while studying or reading
  • Soothes minor skin irritations

Main Precautions for Basil Essential Oil:

  • do not use during pregnancy
  • do not use when suffering from epilepsy
  • dilute when using topically (may irritate skin)

Commonly used (always adhere to label instructions of your essential oils):

  • aromatic
  • topical
  • internal

Learn more about using  Essential Oils:

Aromatic use of essential oils

Topical use of essential oils

Internal / Oral use of essential oils

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While Arborvitae essential oil has been studied to show support for the body systems mentioned above, it is not a substitute for medication and the statements made above have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.