SWEET BASIL ( Ocimum basilicum, ct linalool ) – PROPERTIES & ACTIONS INCLUDE:
Antiseptic – prevents, halts infection
Antibacterial – destroying or stopping growth of bacteria
Antispasmodic – calms nervous and muscular spasms, for colic, pain and indigestion
Antiviral – Preventing or inhibiting viral activity
Anti-inflammatory – controls, alleviates inflammation resulting from injury or infection
Antidepressant – alleviates or prevents depression, lifts mood, counters melancholia, cheers and strengthens the mind and emotions
Stimulant – an agent that quickens the physiological functions of the body, temporarily increases body or organ function, good for convalescence, poor circulation, listlessness, good for physical and mental fatigue, may stimulate hair growth, adrenal stimulant, improves memory
Basil essential oil supports your self-expression and feeling secure.
Use Basil for treating fear, sadness, weak nerves and melancholia.
An effective remedy for migraine headaches associated with liver and gall bladder stagnation.
May help reduce menstrual cramps, gas and bloating.
CAUTION: Basil essential oil may stimulate the onset of menses. Avoid during pregnancy.
PLEASE NOTE: There are many cheap, synthetic copies of aromatic oils, but these are not recommended for therapeutic use. For best results purchase the highest quality oils you can possibly find. Use certified organic essential oils, or oils that have been tested and are pesticide free.
Holistic MindBody Therapy, including pure essential oils, are gentle, noninvasive complementary forms of health care for balancing and synchronizing your body, mind and spirit and a natural, safe and effective way to enhance your health and well-being. Holistic health care may produce satisfying results where other methods have failed. Please consult with your physician regarding serious health concerns and do not attempt to self diagnose.