C.O. Bigelow Essential Oil - BasilBuy C.O. Bigelow Perfume Essential Oils - These are high quality, steam distilled pure extracts of plants, sourced from all over the world. They are not oily in nature, but volatile, having a great ability to diffuse and evaporate in to the surrounding air. It is the true connoisseur of beauty products that finds infinite uses from Essential Oils and will always incorporate them into their routines and into their homes. The more one becomes familiar with the oils, the more indispensable they ...
Details: Chemotype: methyl chavicol/estragole Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum L. Origin: Egypt Extraction Method: Steam Distilled Plant Part: Leaves Strength of Aroma: Strong Aromatic Scent: This variety has a sweet vaguely anise-like, mint, smoky odor. Blends well with: Aniseed, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Lime, Eucalyptus, Juniper Berry, Lemon, Neroli, Peppermint and Rosemary. Suggested Uses: Basil essential oil is commonly used for soothing sore muscles, relieving respiratory congestion and elevating your mood. Its antibacterial action is especially appropriate for skin hygiene and respiratory health. Combine 2 drops Basil, 1 drop Aniseed and 1 drop Peppermint to 2 tablespoons of Almond oil and gently massage over sore muscles. Diffuse Basil during sickness to clear your sinuses and uplift your spirits. Cautions: Use topically at a maximum of 0.1%. Please Note: The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.
This oil is Therapeutic Grade. Commercial Grade essential oils are usually made of the left over plant materials after finishing the therapeutic distillation process. The commercial grade oils retain a robust fragrance suitable for soap making, candle making, as well as cosmetic manufacturing. Unfortunately, because of the reduced active therapeutic content, the commercial grade oils will not be suitable for aromatherapy or massage therapy applications. Essential Oils are all Pure and Therapeutic Grade, not Commercial Grade. Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Lavender 40/42, Cedarwood Atlas, Neroli, Thyme White, Hyssop, Geranium, and Verbena (Vervain) Wild Crafted. History: In Greek its name means 'royal remedy' or 'king'. Beloved culinary plant of Vietnamn, Asian and Mediterranean countries. 100% Pure Essential Oil capacity - 10 ml.