essential oil is used for anything from headaches and period pain to
colds and skincare. It is a practical and versatile oil for health and
well-being. Ocimum basilicum, which, with its sweet and spicy aroma,
takes its name from the Greek word for "king," was once so highly prized
that it was considered king among plants.
essential oil is used diluted with a carrier oil to improve the tone
and appearance of the skin. Its aroma is uplifting, awakening,
clarifying and toning. It is a warming oil superb for mental and
physical exhaustion. Basil's antispasmodic property has a beneficial
action on the respiratory system. When using an oil burner or diffuser,
it blends perfectly with eucalyptus, geranium, lavender, lemon,
rosemary, peppermint and tea tree.