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Basil (Linalool type)

Botanical Name: Ocimimum basilicum

Botanical Family: Labiateae

Place of Origin:  Egypt

Methods of Extraction: Steam distillation of the leaf of plant

Scent:  Highly aromatic sweet spicy aroma

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Basil is a stimulating and clearing oil, useful when concentration is needed or when feeling tired and sluggish. It has a stimulating effect on the brain and nervous system. Thus it is great for nervous debility, poor concentration and mental fatigue.

Aromatherapist Recommendation:

To create an atmosphere for focus and study, try adding 1 drop of Basil, 3 drops of Lemon and 1 drop of Peppermint to some water in an oil burner.

A blend of 1 drop each of Basil and Lavender in 10ml of Sweet Almond oil makes a good abdomen massage oil. Always massage the abdomen in a clockwise direction.

Main Theraputic Properties: Analgesic, Antispasmodic, Digestive Stimulant, Neurotonic, Stomachic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anticatarrhal.

Contraindications: Non toxic and non irritant in prescribed doses.

Did you know: Basil has been used as a culinary and medicinal herb for centuries and is one of the main ingredients in Pesto, an Italian sauce from Genoa. 


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