ROOM FRAGRANCE: Used in fine perfumes, soaps, by the food flavoring trade and of course in aromatherapy. Use a few drops in room diffusers or oil burners to refresh and uplift the emotions, and for lifting mild depression or lethargy.
INHALATION: The Linalool Type is Antidepressant, anxiety, fatigue, mental relaxant, eases migraines and some headaches. Sinus congestion, colds & flu, antiseptic. Insect repellent, insect bites. In massage
BATHS: Blend 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 muscular aches and pains, cramps and any anxiety states. Massage is a good way to reduce anxiety, and may help the brain work more efficiently.
Caution: Basil oil 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.
This one smells like Thai basil, which I don't like. Not sure which one is the regular 'ol basil.