Basil Essential Oil, Organic
Nature's Flavors Organic Basil (Ocimum basilcum) Essential Oil is 100% NOP CERTIFIED ORGANIC. It is produced by steam distillation of the freshly picked organic basil leaves. The organic basil aroma can be described in many ways: aromatic, rose-like, hints of clove, a bit camphor-like and slightly herbaceous.
Organic Basil Essential Oil has been reported to have many health benefits and uses such as:
- Treatment for coughs from cold, flu, and bronchitis
- As a base in massage oils for aches and pains in the back and joints
- Treatment for bad breath The user should consult a homeopathic practitioner or other relevant professional for the correct usage on the skin.
This Organic Basil Essential Oil should not be taken internally. It can be used in food products such as sauces, soups and marinades provided that it is diluted first and evenly dispersed. When using essential oils for food use, care should be taken to use very little since a tiny amount will give off a lot of flavor. Sometimes, it is best if you dilute the essential oil in some organic olive oil or organic alcohol if you have some available. Both are available on the Nature's Flavors website. This organic basil oil is 100% NOP certified, kosher, gluten-free and vegan.
Ingredients: 100% Organic Basil Essential Oil
Folklore: Basil essential oil is known for being added to the bath water of royalty.
How It's Made: Nature's Flavors Organic Basil Essential Oil is extracted by means of steam distillation of the leaves and flowering tops of the basil herb.
Respiratory: Helps with bronchitis. Helps with coughs. Helps with laryngitis.
Digestive: Prevents flatulence.