Basil (Ocimum basilicum) essential oil has a strong, spicy aroma that is invigorating to both body and spirit. Used topically, it can help refresh the mind and restore mental alertness during times of fatigue. In massage, basil oil can be relaxing to aching muscles.*
It may also stimulate and sharpen the sense of smell. Basil has an approximate ORAC of 540,024.
How to use: Apply basil essential oil to tip of nose, on temples and on location of stings and bites. For mental fatigue, inhale basil first, and then apply to crown of head, forehead, heart and navel. May be added to food or rice milk as a dietary supplement.
Dilution recommended for both topical and internal use. Dilute basil essential oil before using on sensitive areas such as the face, neck, etc. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid using on infants and very small children.
Ingredients: Essential oil of Basil (Ocimum basilicum).