This oil is obtained from the flowering tops of the basil herb. It holds a warm, camphorous scent with an herbal base note. Basil is often used in hair growth treatments, as its said to stimulate growth of new hair. It is also know to combat fatigue, and when used in massage oils, it will cause a warming and relaxing sensation on the skin.
As with all essential oils, dilute into carrier oils before applying them directly onto the skin. Keep oils away from eyes and mucous membranes. Keep out of reach of children. Stop using if there is any irritation. Research each oil well before using. Some oils cannot be used by those with certain health conditions.
Extraction Method/Origin: Steam distilled. India.
Benefits of This Oil: Antidepressant, antiseptic, stimulant.
INCI: Ocimum basilicum (basil) essential oil.
Pack sizes: of 16oz. and smaller are shipped in sunlight resistant glass bottles. Shipments outside of the continental US are packed in plastic to avoid damage during transit. All sizes larger than 16oz. are packed in wholesale plastic containers and are measured out by weight.