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Basil

£2.43
Sweet smelling oil used widely in Aromatherapy. Price shown is for a 10ml bottle, other sizes and further details available by clicking either the picture or product name.
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Product information

Basil (Ocinum basilicum)
Excellent Nerve Tonic, Clearing For Mind & Respiratory, Strengthening & Uplifting, Stimulating (Sedating In Overdose). Cleansing Congested Skin. Insect Repellent. Balancing, Stimulating Menstrual Cycle. Cleansing Urinary Infection.
Country of Origin Egypt
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Description of Scent
Sweet herbacous odour with a slight hint of Camphor
History
The use of Basil can be dated back to the 16th Century where it was used to treat headaches, migraines and colds. Basil takes its name from the Greek word "King" (basileum) denoting its perceived importance in treating ailments.
Extraction Method
Steam Distillation
Constituents
Linalool, Cis-Ocimene, A-Terpineol, Eugenol, Methyl Chavicol (Estragole), Methyl Eygenol
Properties
Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Emmenagogue, Expectorant And Tonic (Especially For The Nerves But Also For The Stomach).
Contraindications
Can Cause Skin Irritations So Use In Low Doses. Avoid In Pregnancy.
General
Basil has been widely used to aid in the treatment of chest infections, digestive problems, headaches and mental fatigue.
Safety
DILUTE TO 5% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW.

Full MSDS and COSSH sheets are available for this product

Technical specifications

Brand: Calmer Solutions Limited
Code: 5052211000350
Condition: New
Weight: 0.04kg

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