A native to Asia and Africa. A holy oil used in ancient Egypt to anoint kings and also found buried together in their tombs. Anti-inflammatory and an antioxidant by nature, this essential oil helps alleviate stress, promotes sleep, restore mental balance and bring clarity of mind. Soothes insect bites as it is cooling and soothes the skin. Use topically on skin and hair to enhance lustre. Also key oil for dog with separation anxiety.
Ingredient: Ocimum basilicum
Country of origin: India
Plant parts: Leaves
Method of extraction: Distilled
Cultivation method: Traditional
Skin type: All skin types
Scent: Green, herbal, slightly spicy and heady scent oil. Pale yellow to amber color
Method of usage: Add a few drops to base oils/creams/lotions (please refer to Skin Dilution Chart) for skin care or massage purposes. Diffuse between 5-6 drops (every 100ml of water).