Holy Basil Essential Oil
100% Pure | Therapeutic | Organic
Common Uses: anti-bacterial, anti-v oral, supports nervous, digestive & respiratory systems, headaches, clears the mind, balances chakras and uplifts the spirits.
Energetics/Fun Facts: Holy basil has almost 85% eugenol which gives clove its distinctive scent, so it is almost a mix of clove and sweet basil. Said to heighten consciousness.
Blends well with: lemon, geranium, lavender, clary sage, thyme, cedarwood, bergamot, orange, rosemary, lemongrass
Caution: Can be a skin irritant so use in moderation on the skin, do not use on sensitive skin. Do not use during preganancy or breastfeeding.
Associated word: Spirit
What are essential oils?
Essential oils are highly concentrated oils extracted from various parts of plants. Aromatherapy is the art and science of treating the physical, psychological and emotional states within the body using essential oils. Nezza Naturals has high-quality 'therapeutic grade' oils that are ethically sourced from around the world. They are 100% pure unless otherwise stated (we offer a select few essential oils in a 10% dilution as well as 100% dilution). Our goal is to provide high quality, essential oils at an affordable price.
Ingredients: Organic Holy Basil (Tulsi) Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Ocimum sanctum
Method of Distillation: Steam Distilled
Essential oils have tiny molecules, when inhaled are able to reach the olfactory area of the brain in the limbic system. The limbic system is linked to memories, emotions, hormones, sexuality and heart rate.
Direct Inhalation: Inhale directly from the bottle for fast results.
Diffuser: Add 5-15 drops to a diffuser
Absorption through skin: Essential oil molecules are also able to penetrate the skin and pass into the capillary blood. It is very beneficial to add them to massage oils, lotions, skin care etc
Bath: Add a few drops of essential oil to your bath water and enjoy benefits through both topical absorption and inhalation
Note: Always dllute essentlal olls in carrier oil or lotion before uslng directly on the skin. In acute situations there are some essential oils that are safe to use directly on the skin