Sweet Basil, Ocimum basilicum. Steam distilled from leaves and flowering tops. Traditionally used for muscle aches & pains, assists in mental clarity relieves intellectual fatigue, nervous insomnia, consider when feeling vulnerable. General tonic consider to counteract vomiting, gastric spasms, nausea and hiccups, combats viral infections, antidepressant! Typically sourced from: Italy, France, Bulgaria, Egypt. Steam Distilled from leaves and flowering tops. Colour: Pale yellow to colourless. Safety: Use low concentrations, avoid using in pregnancy, and with sensitive skin. Note: Top. Blends well with, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Neroli, Line & Oakmoss. Discontinue use if any adverse reaction, recommended to be used topically.
Scent Signature: Fresh herbaceous with a hint of aniseed.
Spiritual Uses: Etheric colour: green-blue - violet-silver, Scent of Reality for the physical and spiritual, illuminates the soul. Consider for those who sacrifice themselves for others. Associated with 2nd Chakra (Sacral) and 7th Chakra (Crown).
Sources: The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, Salvatore Battaglia, second edition. The Aromatherapy Practitioner Reference Manual, Sylla Sheppard-Hanger Volume 1&2 A-Z, Aromatherapy for the Soul, Valerie Ann Worwood
Basil - Ocimum basilicum
- Brand: Essential Oil Techniques
- Product Code: Essential Oil
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