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Naturally Healthy-Looking Skin: Basil Sweet Essential Oil is believed to balance skin oil levels and treat unevenness, resulting in a glowing, healthy-looking complexion.   

Revitalizes Dull-Looking Hair: Basil Sweet Oil’s cleansing, soothing, and antioxidant properties clarify the scalp, which can create the optimal environment for healthy hair. 

Supports Overall Wellness: When used in aromatherapy, Basil Sweet Oil’s herbaceous, freshly floral, and subtly sweet aroma can help manage symptoms of stress while promoting concentration. 


Experience the royal remedy of Basil (India) Essential Oil, also known as Basil Sweet Oil, with its rich history dating back to ancient civilizations. In Greek, its name means “king” or “royalty”, and it holds a significant place in various cultures. Historically, powdered Basil was used in the 16th century to treat migraines and chest infections. In ancient Egypt, Basil was believed to open the gates of heaven to the dead, while in Hinduism it is still used as protection from evil spirits.  

Discover the refreshing and herbaceous scent that has been a symbol of both evil and purity in different traditions. 


  • Natural Treatment for Uneven Skin: Dilute 2-4 drops of Basil (India) Essential Oil with a carrier oil and apply to the skin to help reduce the appearance of blemishes and promote a clearer, more even complexion. 
  • Pre-Shampoo Scalp Oil: To help remove product build-up from the scalp, dilute with a carrier oil and massage into the scalp to condition the skin and improve the overall health of your hair. 
  • Refresh Your Space and Your Mind: Add 5-7 drops of Basil Sweet Oil to a diffuser to create a refreshing and uplifting atmosphere while promoting focus. 
  • Invigorating and Soothing Massage: Mix Basil (India) Essential Oil with a carrier oil and apply to the skin for a soothing and rejuvenating massage experience. 

Botanical Name:

Ocimum basilicum, ct. Estragole 

Plant Part:


Main Constituents: 

  • Methyl chavicol (estragole): 70-76% 
  • Linalool: 16-19% 



Extraction Method:

Steam Distilled 


Color / Consistency:

This is almost colorless to a pale amber colour with a thin consistency. 

Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma:

Basil has a sweet, spicy, fresh scent with a faint balsamic woody back note and a lasting sweetness that makes for a strong top note. 

Blends With:

Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Lime, Eucalyptus, Juniper, Lemon, Neroli, and Rosemary.

Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.

Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping) be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.

IMPORTANT: All New Directions Aromatics (NDA) products are for external use only unless otherwise indicated. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, and it should not be used by anyone who is pregnant or under the care of a medical practitioner. Please refer to our policies for further details, and our disclaimer below.

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Basil Essential Oil (India)

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