The first thing I think of for basil is relief for COUGHING because it is highly antispasmodic, followed by headache relief and muscle cramping in general.
Current GC/MS REPORT: BAS-1004
Botanical family: Lamiaceae
Plant Part: Flowers & Leaves, Organic
Chemical Family: Monoterpenols
Aroma: Sweet, Herbaceous
Max Dermal Use: 3.3%
Safety Concerns: None suggested
CHAKRA-4th Heart, 7th Crown
Basil helps us accept and give unconditional love as well as forgiveness and compassion. It is helps with mental focus and brings us balance and insight into ourselves and those around us.
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- Latin Name:
- Ocimum basilicum ct linalol
- At a Glance:
- The first thing I think of for basil is relief for COUGHING because it is highly antispasmodic, followed by headache relief and muscle cramping in general.
- Certified Organic, Nepal
- antispasmodic, antiemetic, carminative, antiseptic, cephalic
- linalol (59.02%), a-trans-bergamotene (3.85%), 1,8 cineole (3.71%), geraniol (2.95%)
- Steam Distilled:
- December 2017
- Shelf Life:
- 4-5 Years (approx.)