Sweet Basil (Ocimum basilicum, CT linalool) – Properties & features include:
Antiseptic – prevents, halts infection
Antibacterial – destroying or stopping the growth of bacteria
antispasmodic – calms nervous and muscular spasms, for colic, pain and indigestion
viruses – Preventing or inhibiting viral activity
Anti-inflammatory – controls, reduces inflammation resulting from injury or infection
Antidepressants – reduces or prevents depression, lifts mood, against Melancholia, cheers and strengthens the mind and emotions
Stimulant – agent that quickens the physiological functions of the body, increases the temporary body or organ function, good for convalescence, poor circulation, listlessness, good for physical and mental fatigue may stimulate hair growth, adrenal stimulant, improves memory
Basil oil supports self-expression and feeling comfortable.
Use Basil to treat fear, sadness, weak nerves and melancholia.
effective remedy for migraine associated with liver and gallbladder stagnation.
may reduce menstrual cramps, gas and bloating.
CAUTION: Basil essential oil may stimulate the onset of menses. Avoid during pregnancy
PLEASE NOTE :. There are many cheap, synthetic copies of aromatic oils, but these are not recommended for use in medicine. For best results buy high quality oils you can possibly find. Use organic oils or oils that have been tested and are pesticide free.
Holistic Mind Body Therapy, including pure essential oils, are gentle, noninvasive complementary forms of health care for balancing and synchronizing the body, mind and spirit and a natural, safe and effective way to improve your health and wellness. Holistic health care may produce satisfying results other methods have failed. Contact your physician regarding serious health concerns and do not attempt to self diagnose.