ROOM FRAGRANCE: Use a few drops in room diffusers or oil burners to refresh and uplift the emotions, and for lifting mild depression or lethargy.
INHALATION: Spasmodic coughs and nasal or bronchial congestion may be eased by placing a few drops of Basil oil into hot water, then inhale the rising vapor through the mouth.
BATHS: Blend Basil Lemon with other intellectually stimulating oils such as Rosemary, Pine, or Bergamot to wake up the mind and get you going following a disturbed or restless sleep.
MASSAGE: Good for any anxiety states. Prior to sitting for important examinations a massage with basil blended with the oils above is a good way to reduce anxiety, and may help the brain work more efficiently.
Caution: Basil oils could cause severe poisoning if a 5 ml. bottle were accidentally consumed by a child, if this should occur immediate medical help must be obtained.
It smells just like the plant. Love it!