100% PURE ESSENTIAL OIL, 15mL
- Botanical NameOcimum basilicum
- Country of OriginEgypt
- Extraction MethodSteam distilled
- Aromatic ScentFresh, sweet, herbaceous, peppery, minty.
Basil essential oil is a concentrated extract obtained from the leaves and flowers of the basil plant. It has a fresh, herbaceous aroma with potential uses in aromatherapy for mental clarity and stress reduction. When diluted, it can be used in massage and skincare products.
Basil is a popular culinary herb with a rich history of use in various cultures for both its culinary and medicinal properties. The essential oil derived from basil contains the aromatic compounds and volatile oils that give Basil its characteristic scent and flavor.
Cautions: Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that essential oils be taken internally without the supervision of a medical doctor.