Divine Essence - Essential Oil - Basil - Exotic
Ocimum basilicum var. basilicum
Originally grown in Asia, Exotic Basil is now found throughout the world. A somewhat wild-growing plant which can reach 45cm in height with big green leaves, Exotic Basil is a foundation spice in both Asian and Mediterranean cuisines. The essential oil is obtained by distillation of its flowers and leaves.
Exotic Basil essential oil is used in aromatherapy to help relieve mental fatigue.
Posology: Topical (Adults) Mix 1 drop in 7 teaspoons (35ml) of vegetable oil; apply to solar plexus or along the spine 3 times a day.
Warning: FOR EXTERNAL AND OCCASIONAL USE ONLY. DO NOT TAKE ORALLY. DO NOT USE ESSENTIAL OILS UNDILUTED. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you have epilepsy, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. May cause allergic reaction (e.g. skin rashes, irritation or dermatitis); in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. Do not use on inflamed skin or if suffering from dermatitis. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen or persist.