Our basil essential oil is extracted
from the herb Ocimum basilicum,
The therapeutic properties of basil
oil are analgesic, antidepressant, antispasmodic, anti-venomous, carminative,
cephalic, diaphoretic, digestive, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge,
insecticide, nervine, stomachic, sudorific, tonic and stimulant.
Basil oil is a good tonic for the
treatment of nervous disorders and stress related headaches, migraines and
allergies. It is used to clear the mind and relieve intellectual fatigue, while
giving clarity and mental strength.
It has a beneficial action on the
respiratory tract and is often used for asthma, bronchitis and sinus
infections. It furthermore is also effective in cases of constipation, nausea,
vomiting and cramp, and is also good when used for menstrual problems.
Due to the emmenagogue properties,
it is often used to relieve scanty per