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Sweet Basil Essential Oil

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Nourishing, protecting, repairing, stimulating and opening properties. Sweet Basil is a wonderful oil to clarify and awaken the mind and body, while strengthening the immune system.

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Description

Certified Organic Basil (sweet) Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Ocimum Basilicum L

Origin: India.

Source & Extractions: Steam distilled Leaves.

CHARACTERISTICS

Has a powerful warm, sweet and spicy, herbal aroma reminiscent of the scent of liquorice.

AROMATHERAPY USES

Skincare - Ease minor skin irritations. Great for insects bites and as an insect repellent.

Mind - Stimulating, clarifying, refreshing and uplifting yet calming.

Body - Soothe headaches. Relieve respiratory and digestive discomforts. Ease cramps, joint pain, muscular aches, spasms, gout, flatulence, and exhaustion. It is also said to enhance immune function, protect against infection, reduce water retention, and stabilise irregular menstruation.

Hair-care - Add to your favourite shampoo or conditioner to cleanse, refresh, hydrate, soften, and strengthen your hair.

Home - Use as a diffuser. Insect repellent. Eliminate odour-causing bacteria.

BLENDS WELL WITH

Rosemary, Lime, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clove Bud, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Clary Sage, Eucalyptus and Neroli.

CAUTION

Relevantly non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitising.

Avoid during pregnancy. 

Always dilute essential oils before applying them to the skin and keep them away from mucous membranes. Never use essential oils undiluted.

Please do not take them internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner.

Keep away from children. 

Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours, it is safe to use on your skin.

Read more here -  What are essential oils and how to use them?

FURTHER INFORMATION

Packed in a recyclable and reusable amber glass bottle.

Available size - 1ml and 10ml.

Shelf life - 4 years.

For educational purposes only. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.