Basil Essential Oil Information
Scent: Sweet, spicy, warm and hot, somewhat like licorice.
Properties: Antibacterial, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, analgesic, anti-venomous, carminative, cephalic, diaphoretic, digestive, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, insecticide, nervine, stomachic, sudorific, tonic and stimulant.
Oil is potent, use in recommended doses. Do not use if pregnant. Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. If you are nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use.