The Basil oil is extracted from Basil leaves which is a medicinal herbal plant. This oil is a rich source of Vitamin A. However, it is found all over the world, but it is cultivated in North Africa and Europe. Talking about Basil leaf, it is a sacred leaf in India, and since ancient time, the extracts of it have been used in Ayurvedic medicines.
Basil, Sweet basil
Ginger, Fennel, Lemon, Black Pepper
Camphene, Mycerene, Limonene, Camphor, Methyl Chavicol
The Basil Oil is used to increase the mental strength, as it fights with migrane, stress and taking out from depression. It is applied on the skin for allergic issue, any kind of insect bites. Other uses of Basil oil is correcting of digestive disorders and correcting of the respiratory tract.
|Botonical Name||Ocimum Cannum|
|Country of Origin||India|
|Color & Odor||Pale yellow liquid with Sweet, spicy, fresh aroma|
|Solubility||nsoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|Specific Gravity||0.891 â€“ 0.954 @ 72Â°F|
|Optical Rotation||-14.0 â€“ -5.0 @ 20Â°C|
|Refractive Index||1.4795 â€“ 1.568 @ 72Â°F|
|Flash Point||167 Â°F|
|Major Constituents||Methyl Chavicol: 71% to 76% & Linalool: 15% to 23%|
|Extraction Method||Steam Distillation|
|Name||Basil Essential Oil|