Basil is extracted through steam distillation of the leaves. As a colourless oil it is a very pleasant yet has a rich and refreshing odour.
Coming from France, it is safe to use in small concentrations but may possibly cause irritation in sensitive people.
Basil oil originates from the botanical Ocimum Basilicum. By clearing a person’s head it helps to strengthen human memory. It works against fatigue. By having stimulating and clarifying properties, it is known to aid concentration