Do not use in: pregnant or breast-feeding women, children under the age of twelve years, persons whose professional activity requires vigilance, persons allergic to one of the components (linalool, geranial or neral), persons with asthma without the advice of an allergologist before the first use.
1 drop of essential oil of basil, 1 drop of essential oil of peppermint. Pour the 2 drops of each of the essential oils mixed with vegetable oil on vegetables during the meal.
1 drop of essential oil of exotic basil,1 drop of essential oil of lemon, 1 drop of essential oil of peppermint. Mix the essential oils in a teaspoon of honey, added to a herbal tea.
Fatigue and stress
1 drop of essential oil of basil, 1 drop of essential oil of rosewood, 1 drop of essential oil of black spruce, 1 drop of essential oil of Scots pine, 1 drop of essential oil of thyme linalool, 5 drops of arnica plant oil. Apply this mixture along the spinal column three times daily for ten days.
Take 2 drops of essential oil of basil on a neutral tablet, two to three times daily over the problem periods.
CULTIVATION AND PRODUCTION
EXTRACTION AND YIELD
It suffered from homonymy in Antiquity. Pliny who recommended it against epilepsy, confused it with the fabulous serpent, basilisk, and stated that if one placed pieces of the plant under a stone exposed to the sun this formidable reptile will eventually come out. He assigned to basil numerous properties and aphrodisiac qualities: "it is for this reason that it is introduced in the vulva of jennies at mating time". Basil is always presented as an ornamental and medicinal plant in the West. The Italian Mattioli, physician and botanist, observed in the 16th century: "There are few gardens or windows which are not covered with basil in wooden crates or terracotta pots. "In India, where mysticism goes hand in hand with gastronomy, the plant is dedicated to the wife of Vishnu and has a religious status.
The properties, benefits and method of use are given for information; they cannot in any case constitute or replace medical information that only health professionals can provide. For any use of essential oils for therapeutic purposes, please consult your GP or pharmacist.