Sweet Basil Essential Oil
Scent: Herbaceous odour with camphoraceous
Brief info : Native to tropical Asia and Africa, used in culinary and medicinal. Many varieties of basil around the world such as bush basil, holy basil, camphor basil or french basil. Widely used in the Far East in Ayurvedic tradition, where it is called Tulsi.
Blend well with: Bergamot, Clary sage, Lime, Geranium
Use: Drop around 8-10 drops in 100ml water diffuser (best to drop with other oils).
Add 3-5 drops in 1 tablespoon vegetable oil (coconut/almond/sunflower) to apply topically to help with smooth circulation or as a relief.
Aromatherapy benefits : Good as an aromatic nerve tonic, clears the head, relieves intellectual fatigue, gives the mind strength and clarity. Help with circulation of muscle and joints.
Therapeutic properties: anti stress, antiseptic, antimicrobial, antispasmodic and stimulant.
Caution: Always close tightly, keep the bottle away from children. Not for internal use.
My first time buying sweet basil. I like it when I diffusse it. It stimulates my senses, it calms, energises and uplifts my mind. It also eliminates odour and soothes headaches.