Essential Oil Basil (ocimum basilcum) 0.5 Fl OzPure Aromatherapy.
This essential oil smells like the freshly picked herb and has a warm, spicy, herbaceous and fiery top note. The sweetness of this basil essential oil is due to the linalool content. The spicy aroma is due to the high methyl chavicol content.
Blends well with: Lavender 40/42 Clary Sage Thyme White Cedarwood Atlas Bergamot Geranium Orange Sweet and Rosemary. History: Basil originates from India where it was used as a sacred herb for many centuries. It was said to strengthen faith compassion and mental clarity. Holy basil is known as the herb of the Goddess Lakshmi. In India basil is dedicated to Vishnu and is regarded as the incarnation of his wife Lakshmi goddess of fortune and beauty. Tulsi is also called upon for life and death for various acts of life and above all for giving children to those who want them. According to tradition Holy Basil protects from unfortunate destinies and evil spirits. This Essential Oil is considered a sacred herb in India where it has been planted around doorways to banish evil spirits. In various parts of the Orient it is planted around temples and used in prayer beads. 100% Pure Essential Oil Capacity - 15 ml.