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Basil Essential Oil

Ocimum basilicum

We all love pesto, but did you know basil has many more uses besides just tasting delicious?  Basil is even considered sacred in India. You may find our basil essential oil helpful with anxiety, congestion, fatigue, headaches and a whole lot more.

Major Therapeutic Properties: Anti-microbial, anti-fungal, insecticidal


Try this:

To ease congestion, mix 2-3 drops in one once of your favorite carrier oil and massage on chest and upper back.

For the relief of headaches or migraines, put a couple of drops in a hot or cold compress.

To improve concentration and support the immune system, diffuse 2-3 drops with water.

Mixes well with: citrus oils, clove, eucalyptus, lavender, oregano, peppermint, rosemary, melaleuca


Name: Basil Oil
Species: Ocimum basilicum 
Part: Leaf/Twig
Method: Steam Distilled
Country: China


*As with all essential oils, these statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.  Better Essential's products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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