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Basil Sweet Essential Oil India

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  • Botanical Name: Ocimum basilicum
  • Country of Origin: India
  • Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
  • Specific Gravity: 0.922 @ 72°F
  • Optical Rotation -12
  • Refrective Index: 1.492 @ 72°F
  • Plant Part: Leaves
  • CAS No: 8015-73-4
  • Flash Point: 167 °F
  • Extraction Method: Hydro Distillation Method
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SKU: EOC-IN-E1009 Category:

Description

About Basil Sweet Essential Oil

Basil, also called great basil or Saint-Joseph’s-wort, is a culinary herb of the family Lamiaceae. It is also referred as Tulsi Tree in India, which has religious significance in Hindu culture.

The leaves and seeds of the basil plant have been used from ancient time as herb, which is regularly used in cuisines and recipes, and numerous ayurvedic medicines all over the world.

Basil is native to tropical regions from central Africa to Southeast Asia. It is a tender plant, and is used in cuisines worldwide.

Blending Properties of Basil Sweet Essential Oil India:

It blends well with Bergamot essential oil, black pepper oil, cedarwood himalayan oil, fennel seed oil, ginger essential oil, geranium oil, grapefruit, lavender oil, lemon, marjoram, neroli oil and verbena.

FAQs Related to Basil Sweer Essential Oil

Can you eat basil essential oil?

Basil essential oil also can be inhaled after sprinkling a few drops of the oil onto a cloth or tissue or through use of an aromatherapy diffuser or vaporizer. Basil is also considered for adults when taken by mouth as a medicine, short-term.

Where do I apply basil essential oil?

Use basil essential oils topically on the feet or by diffusing them aromatically to fight fatigue. Besides when applied on skin, it can nourish, repair, balance, calm, and brighten the complexion.

Is Basil Good for Hair Growth?

It has the ability to increase blood circulation which helps promote hair growth by stimulating hair growth.

What are the side effects of basil?

Basil is considered mostly safe when taken by mouth in food amounts or applied topically on skin. However, it’s recommended to consult with your doctor if you have any medical condition. In some people basil can cause low blood sugar.

Is Basil good for your stomach?

Some studies indicate that eugenol, a compound in basil, can help keep your gut safe from pain, nausea, cramping, or diarrhea by killing off bacteria.

Additional information

Net Quantity

10000ML / 338.14Oz / 22.00lbs, 1000ML / 33.81Oz / 2.20lbs, 100ML / 3.38Oz / 0.22lbs, 5000ML / 169.07Oz / 11.00lbs, 500ML / 16.91Oz / 1.10lbs

Applications

What are the Applications of Basil Sweet Essential Oil?

As Flavouring Ingredient:

The basil sweet oil is widely used for culinary purposes and forms the active ingredient in various Italian recipes such as pesto. It is also used for flavoring tea, green tea and a range of dishes.

Perfumery:

It has beautiful soothing and spicy aroma which is ideal for fragrance puposes in range of products including soaps, skincare products and more.

Medicinal/Health Uses: 

The basil oil contains has rich therapeutic properties and other benefits too:

  • It enhances mood when inhaled.
  • Basil oil has antifungal properties.
  • Sweet basil can also treat acne by reducing excess oil on skin without trying it excessively.
  • It can also remove excess oil on our hairs if we simply add a few drops to our shampoos.

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