Ocimum basilicum oil is the volatile oil obtained by steam distillation of the flowering tops & leaves of the Basil plant, Ocimum basilicum L, Labiatae.
It is traditionally considered a strengthening, clearing and liberating oil. Commonly used in massage preparations for athletes. It has a ligh,t fresh, sweet and spicy scent with a balsamic undertone. Clears the head. Gives strength and clarity to the mind.
For external use only. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Avoid contact with sensitive areas, such as eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use essential oils on children under 5 years old. Consult your healthcare professional before using essential oils during pregnancy. Best kept in a cool dry place.