Ocimum basilicum ct linalool 5mL, grown in Africa (Egypt). Certified organic .
Note this is the Sweet Basil, not the harsh chavicol chemotype.
A superb quality essential oil – this oil has an excellent reputation for improving MIND and MEMORY – and is well employed as an aid for studying. The OIL OF COMPASSION, opening the heart as well as the ming. May also be useful for respiratory and digestive complaints. Considered excellent as an invigorator for those suffering debilitating illness such as ME..
Fabulous for inhalation or in the burner to uplift the spirits.. Sweet Basil is used to encourage alertness, promote assertiveness and clarity. In a massage blend it helps to revive tired and overworked muscles.
Used as an inhalation, basil clears the head and eases sinus congestion. It can aid in the cooling down of fevers and easing of digestive problems, especially constipation and cramping (use in abdominal massage).
Basilicum comes from the Greek word ‘Basilicos’ meaning ‘king’ or ‘royal’.
CAUTION: Not to be taken internally. Avoid during pregnancy
This Essential Oil is certified Organic by the Soil Association which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association’s standards exceed the UK government’s minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.