doTERRA Basil (Basil) Essential Oil (15ml)



Basil is an herb popular in cuisines around the world. doTERRA Basil essential oil has a fresh, sharp, spicy aroma that is sweeter than other types of basil. It can be used to reduce anxious feelings, increase focus while studying and soothe the skin.

What is doTERRA Basil (Basil) essential oil used for?

Basil leaves are popularly used in cooking around the world and occupy an important place in South Asian, African and Mediterranean cuisine. Basil adds a fresh, spicy flavor to meats, pasta, soups and other ingredients. However, besides the pleasant taste of basil, this plant offers many benefits for the body and mind. Basil essential oil is highly valued for its calming effect and ability to relieve stress and tension.

More than 150 varieties of basil are grown worldwide, including purple basil, Thai basil, world basil, lemon basil and many more. doTERRA Basil essential oil is distilled from the fragrant leaves of the sweet basil plant (Ocimum basilicum). Sweet basil has a pleasant flavor and aroma that is highly appreciated in Italian cuisine. doTERRA Basil is derived from plants grown during the winter months in Egypt.

The main chemical constituent of basil is linalool which is also a major constituent of Lavender (Lavendel), Coriander (Koriander), Petigrain and Cilantro. Experimental research has shown that linalool can promote relaxation and support various body systems.*

What is doTERRA basil essential oil good for?

Aromatically, Basil promotes mental alertness and reduces feelings of anxiety. Diffuse Basil while studying or doing tasks that require mental clarity. For an invigorating scent, try diffusing Basil with lime, bergamot and peppermint.

When taken internally, Basil supports healthy immune function, blood flow and gastrointestinal health.* To use Basil internally, take one drop in water or a veggie cap to soothe.*
Basil essential oil can also be used to flavor salad dressings, meat marinades, sauces and vegetable dishes.

Basil is cooling to the skin and can be applied topically to relieve the feeling of tension in the neck. Mix Basil and Wintergreen with Fractionated Coconut Oil and apply to the back of your neck for a stress relieving experience or apply to your temples to reduce the feeling of tension.




Main ingredients doTERRA Basil



Possible skin sensitivity.
Keep out of reach of children.
If you are pregnant, nursing or under the care of a physician, consult your doctor.
Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears and sensitive areas.

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*This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease and the product and its operation has not been tested by the NVWA. If you are sick, you should always consult a doctor.

At doTERRA, we strive to harness the power of nature with our therapeutically high-quality essential oils. Every oil we offer is carefully extracted from the most potent and pure sources around the world. We work closely with local farmers and communities to ensure not only the purest essential oils, but also to support sustainable practices and fair trade.

Our essential oils are certified pure and contain no fillers, artificial ingredients or contaminants. This guarantees not only their safety and effectiveness, but also their power to work therapeutically. Whether promoting relaxation, relieving ailments, or refreshing your environment, doTERRA offers a natural solution that really works.

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