Ocimum sanctum is refreshing, invigorating, meditative – is a sacred oil from India where it is planted around sacred places to protect them against negative influences.It is also known as Tulsi but in many parts of the world it is known as Ocimum Sanctum
Traditional and Emotional uses reportedly include:-
The oil has a very high eugenol content and should not be confused with Ocimum basilicum, the culinary basil – use it with caution and even then in very low concentrations for aromatherapy massage. The oil is wonderful for inhaling and in a room diffuser. It is a component in many ayurvedic treatments, and has its main action as a support for the respiratory, immune and digestive systems.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Citrus and floral oils