Our organic Sweet Basil Essential Oil is a steam distillation of basil leaves that is very characteristic of the fresh leaves, sweet and pleasant. It's a skillfully produced basil oil with a mild herbal licorice bouquet and soft lingering sweetness. This therapeutic grade Basil Essential Oil is high in healing linalool making it perfectly suited for aromatherapy, skincare and wellbeing. Sweet Basil Essential Oil is uplifting, restorative and purifying. Try adding Sweet Basil with Silver Fir or Lemon in the diffuser to support a focused mind.
Traditionally used to clear cold and cough and boost the immune system, Sweet Basil is great to use in a personal inhaler or steam shower with Peppermint Oil. Additionally, Sweet Basil is an effective addition to topical digestive blends and massage oils for sore muscles. Pair Sweet Basil and Eucalyptus for a pleasant all natural insect deterrent. It is recommended to avoid basil during pregnancy.
- Botanical Latin Name: Ocimum basilicum var linalool
- Country of Origin: United States
- Plant Parts: Leaves
- Cultivation Method: Organic
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
- Blends Well With: Frankincense, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemon, Silver Fir, Chamomile