This is 100% pure, premium grade, USDA Certified Organic sweet Basil (Ocimum basillicum) essential oil. This Basil oil actually smells like basil and not licorice, it's a beautiful, powerful organic basil oil.
Botanical Name: Ocimum basillicum
Country of Origin: Egypt
Producing Organ: Leaves
Distillation Method: Steam Distilled
Properties: Basil oil is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a sweet, spicy, slightly green, fresh scent with a balsamic woody undertone. The 16th-century herbalist John Gerarg wrote, "The smell of Basil ... taketh away sorrowfulness and maketh a man merry and glad." Who could argue with that? The smell of Basil oil does make you feel good!
Safety: Basil essential oil is on the FDA's Generally Regarded As Safe (GRAS) list. Basil oil is non-toxic and non-irritant. Basil essential oil is contra-indicated during pregnancy.
Our oils are sourced by our founder, who is an experienced, professional Certified Clinical Aromatherapist and an Internationally Registered Aromatherapist. She hand selects and evaluates every one of Purify Skin Therapy's oils from our certified organic & wildcrafted sources in over 30 countries around the world. We only work with small pristine and artisan farms and distilleries whose commitment to clean, organic, sustainable crops matches our own high standards.
Every batch of oil is personally evaluated by our Certified Clinical Aromatherapist using optical, touch, taste, organoleptic, and GC/MS lab analysis. Our Certified Aromatherapist has been trained to evaluate and select only the highest quality, purest, potent, and most effective essential oils Mother Earth has to offer.
This is our quality promise to you: Purify Skin Therapy's essential oils are the highest quality, suitable for clinical use, ideal for recreational use, potent, powerful, and completely free of any adulterants, toxins, heavy metals, fillers, extenders, or enhancers.
These are not the lower grade non-organic cheap oils you use to clean your house. These are the pristine, food grade, certified organic, and wildcrafted essential oils you want to use in and on your body, for your children, your pets, and in your home.
Purify Skin Therapy is your source for superior quality certified organic and wildcrafted essential oils.