Basil Essential Oil
- Country of origin:
All Le Sol products are bottled by hand in the UK
- Ingredient Profile
- How to Use
Le Sol Basil Essential Oil is extracted from the aromatic herb and is a sweet smelling herbal essential oil.
- Certified cruelty free and vegan friendly
- Steam distilled
- Stimulating and concentration boosting
- Powerful hair and scalp benefits
- Frequently used in DIY green cleaning and household products
- Can be used to fragrance DIY skin and hair care products
- Top perfumery note
- Blends well with Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Lime, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Neroli and Rosemary
Our Basil Essential Oil is hand bottled in the UK by Le Sol. We source 100% pure and natural oils from around the world and sell them online at low affordable prices. All of our natural aromatherapy & massage oils are ethically sourced. You can use our Basil Essential Oil to make your own essential oil blends, soaps, candles, skin & hair products, DIY cosmetic and beauty products. Basil oil is stimulating and concentration boosting and has powerful hair and scalp benefits. Basil essential oil can be used in massage oils and is perfect for diffuser blends and can reduce stress and can also be used for headache relief.
Basil Essential Oil
Ocimum Basilicum Oil
Origin - India
Colour - Pale Yellow to Brown
Extraction Method - Steam Distilled
Odour - Sweet smelling herbal
Cosmetic Declaration - Le Sol can confirm that Basil Essential Oil is suitable for cosmetic application. It is not included in the list of substances prohibited in cosmetic products. Neither does it contain parabens, restricted preservatives, colorants or UV filters (Annex II - VI of EU Regulation 1223/2009).
Animal Testing - Le Sol can confirm that Basil Essential Oil has not been Animal Tested for cosmetic purposes by or on behalf of the company, nor has any of its component parts named in the International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary & Handbook (11th Edition), 31st December 1990.
Vegan - Le Sol can confirm that Basil Essential Oil is suitable for Vegans.
GMO (IP) - Le Sol can confirm that Basil Essential Oil is not derived/produced from a raw material that has been genetically modified.
Gluten Free - Le Sol can confirm that Basil Essential Oil is not derived from, neither does it contain any Gluten ingredients.
Nanomaterials Declaration - Le Sol can confirm that with reference to Basil Essential Oil that no Nanomaterials were added at any stage of the manufacturing/production process, in accordance with EU Cosmetics Regulation.
Irradiation Declaration - Le Sol can confirm that Basil Essential Oil has not been irradiated at any stage of production.
Residual Solvents - Le Sol can confirm that no solvents or preservatives were used in the production of Basil Essential Oil.
Dilute your Basil Essential Oil at a percentage of 1% of your finished blend, usually 20 drops or 1ml of Basil essential oil to 100ml of your selected carrier oil. Do not use Basil Essential oil undiluted on the skin. You can use up to 3% dilution for use in the bath or on your body. Consult your doctor or midwife before using during pregnancy.
Use Basil Essential Oil in a massage blend with a carrier oil, to enjoy the stimulating and invigorating powers of Basil Oil. Le Sol recommends Coconut Oil, Sweet Almond or Grapeseed.
You can add a couple of drops of Basil Essential Oil to one of our carrier oils and then use it as a facial cleanser. Apply the facial cleanser to cotton wool and use it to remove makeup and dirt from your skin. Le Sol recommends our Coconut Fractionated carrier oil for a great lightweight facial oil.
You can use our Basil Essential Oil in your diffuser or burner. Some people like to blend it with other oils, but remember that it is very powerful so you do not need to use much.
This Basil Essential Oil cannot be guaranteed free from traces of nuts or other allergens. You should get medical advice before use if you are suffering from any allergies or medical conditions. Always conduct a patch test before using any new product.
Store in a cool dry place away from sunlight.
As Le Sol products are natural, the colour and odour can vary slightly from batch to batch. Le Sol are constantly improving our products and so sometimes the product you receive may differ slightly in appearance from images displayed on our Le Sol website.