Basil - Premium Essential oil

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Basil Essential Oil from Fizz Fairy Fragrance

Botanical Name:        ocimum basilicum

Country of Origin:    India

A sweet licorice-like aroma basil oil is very soothing, energizing and toning. It is light, fresh, fruity-spicy with a balsamic, anise-like undertone also referred to as sweet basil oil. Apply a few drops to a tissue and inhale, or add to a diffuser. Blend with grapeseed or olive oil to make it less concentrated. Blends well with lavender, clary sage, thyme, cedarwood, bergamot, and geranium. Non-toxic, skin-irritant in high concentration. Avoid if pregnant.

 

Appearance:                           YELLOW TO GREENISH LIQUID

 

Odor:                                       SPICEY, FLORAL ODOR, CHARACTERISTIC OF BASIL

 

Refractive Index:                    1.4730

 

Specific Gravity:                     0.89202

 

Solubility:                                Insoluble

 

Flash Point:                             179°F

 

Storage:                                   Store in a cool place in closed container

 

Safety:                                    Harmful if swallowed, avoid contact with eyes          

 

Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants.  Essential oils can present very pleasant aromas and very powerful aromas. Essential oils are generally extracted by distillation, typically by using steam or  other processes including expression orsolvent extraction and cold pressed. Our Essential oils are most often used in soap production and aroma lamps for aromatherapy. Essential oils can also be used for adding scents toincense sticks and household cleaning products.