BASIL ~ Ocimum basilicum: May assist intestinal and respiratory ailments, nerves, repairing connective tissue, asthma, poor memory, fainting and depression. Has been known to help when used for intestinal problems, respiratory ailments, repairing connective tissue, emphysema, bronchitis, chronic nasal catarrh, whooping cough, sinusitis, mental fatigue and loss of concentration. It is used for insect and snake bites, as an insect repellent, wasp stings, gout, rheumatism, muscular aches and pains. Beneficial against flu, colds, constipation, fainting, earache, gas, nausea, cramps, scanty periods, fever, loss of smell, and prostate problems. Aids hair growth and adds luster to dull hair, acne skin tonic, infectious disease, anxiety, depression, migraine, nervous tension, and stress. May be antiseptic, anti-infectious, anti-spasmodic, restorative (stimulant for nerves, adrenal cortex). Heart tonic, stimulates blood flow, decongests veins and pulmonary arteries, and promotes milk flow in nursing mothers.
Emotional Influence: Excellent aromatic nerve tonic, clears head, relieves intellectual fatigue, gives the mind strength and clarity eases “cold” feelings.
Descriptor: Sedative, antispasmodic, expectorant, antiviral, antioxidant.
Distilled: Flower & Leaf
Organic or Eco-cultivated Availability
Eco-Cultivated: India, USA
CAUTION: Avoid during Pregnancy. Not for use by people with Epilepsy. May also irritate sensitive skin (test small area first, dilute).