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Escentia Basil Essential Oil

Escentia Basil Essential Oil

Regular price R 92.00
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Escentia pure exotic Basil, also known as Sweet Basil or French Basil, essential oil has a sweet, spicy aroma which sharpens the senses and aids concentration. Basil oil is said to clear the head and is useful in treating nervous conditions such as anxiety, depression, and indecision, and is used as an aid for fighting coughs, colds and bronchitis and relieving headaches and migraines.

Sizes: 10ml, 20ml, 50ml or 100ml.

INCI: Ocimum basilicum
  • Great aid for cough, colds and bronchitis
  • Relieves headaches and migraines
  • Uplifting and invigorating
  • Encourages concentration
  • Useful for wasp and insect bites
  • Works as an insect repellent

Just drop 2-3 drops of basil oil on a tissue or handkerchief and hold close to your nose.

Add 3-4 drops to a bowl of steaming hot water, cover your head with a towel and breathe in the vapour.

  • Antidepressant
  • Antiseptic
  • Antispasmodic
  • Carminative
  • Expectorant
  • Nervine
  • Restorative
  • Tonic

100% pure Basil essential oil (Ocimum basilicum).

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Steam distilled from leaves


Not to be used during pregnancy

Can irritate sensitive skin. Spot test first

This natural product is for external use only. Please exercise caution and do not ingest or take internally. Store away from children, animals, sunlight and heat. If breastfeeding, please consult with your medical care-giver before use.

About Essential Oils In General

Essential oils are highly concentrated plant essences. The ingestion of essential oils is not recommended without prior advice from your health care practitioner. Dilute in a carrier or base when necessary. Read our quick guide: Essential Oils

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