Basil (Sweet) - 10 ml
Sweet Basill (Ocimum basilicum)
This oil is nervine, antispasmodic, analgesic, carminative, digestive, febrifuge, antibacterial, antifungal, tonic and stimulant. It can help with insomnia, cleanses the mind and is good for people that have to do a lot of studying. It strengthens the skin and is good for ear infections, colds and a good insect repellent.
Active ingredients: E.g. Camphene, Myrcene, Limonene, Camphor, Citronellol, Geraniol and Eugenol.
Attention: Not suitable for pregnant or breastfeeding women.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.