Basil Holy Essential Oil

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Holy Basil is also commonly known as Tulsi and has been used in Ayurvedic medicine throughout history. In many cultures throughout the world it has been used for its spiritual and medicinal properties.

Name of Oil:  Holy Basil

Latin Binomial:  Ocimum tenuiflorum

Extraction Method:  Steam

Countries of Origin:  India

Scent Profile:  Warm, strong, spicy

Parts used in distillation:  Leaves, flowers, buds

Oil Characteristics:  Pale yellow, thin, strong

Cultivation:  Non Sprayed
Applications

Used in aromatherapy for the symptomatic relief of:
Muscle spasms, respiratory ailments, fatigue and menstrual complaints.
Used in aromatherapy to help ease emotional symptoms of:
Mental fatigue.

History

Widely used in Ayurvedic medicine.

Chemical Constituents

eugenol, 1,8 cineole, estragole, b-bisabolene, z-a-bisabolene

Safety & References

Safety:
Possible skin irritant, use proper dilution guideline.

Books Cited:
The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, 2nd Edition – Salvatore Battaglia
Essential Oil Safety , 2nd Edition – Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young
Aromatherapy – Jennifer Peace Rhind
The Complete Book of Essential Oils & Aromatherapy – Valerie Wormwood
Aromatherapeutic Blending – Jennifer Peace Rhind
The Fragrant Mind – Valerie Wormwood

Recipes & Tips

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