Sweet Basil Essential Oil
Sweet Basil Essential Oil - 10ml/ .33 oz
Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum
Country of Origin: India
Parts Used: Flowering Plant
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Note Classification: Top
Aroma: Fresh, warm, spicy, herbaceous
Basil! A culinary staple of Italian cuisine, a fresh and earthy herb, and a very beneficial essential oil.
Sweet basil oil has diaphoretic, stimulant, carminative, and expectorant properties. It is effective in revitalizing dull hair and skin and is also used in treating acne and skin infections.
In large doses, it is a potential carcinogen and in one study showed to cause tumors in mice. Use is regarded as generally safe for adults in limited doses.
Keep out of reach of children and pets
Keep all oil bottles tightly closed, cool, and away from direct sunlight.
Do not place essential oils directly in the eyes, ears, or nose.
Dilute properly before topical applications.
Do not take orally without proper saftey precautions and the supervision of licensed physician or aromatherapist.
**Please consult your doctor before use, if you are pregnant or have any medical condition. Avoid getting product in eyes. This product has not been evaluated by the FDA and is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent disease. Individual results may vary.