Basil is a stimulating and antidepressant oil which relieve mental fatigue, clears the mind,

and improves concentration. It is expectorant and antiseptic, used for all types of chest

infections, also good for congested sinuses, chronic colds, head colds and whooping cough.

The antispasmodic and carminative properties of basil help to relieve abdominal pains,

indigestion, and vomiting. It works well on tired muscles, especially in massage oil used

after hard physical work or strenuous exercise, it also eases arthritis and gout.

It is reputed to be one of the best nerve tonics among all essential oils.

Basil Sweet {Ocimum Basilicum}: Sweet Basil is great for aiding concentration and sharpening the senses. Bay {Pimenta Racemosa}: One of the traditional uses of Bay is as an aphrodisiac, as it's a BASIL: PROPERTIES AND USES facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail