ECO Aroma Basil Essential Oil
ECO Aroma Basil Essential Oil has a pleasant, fresh, herbaceous scent, Basil Essential Oil also improves clear thinking and relieves mental fatigue.
More Basil Essential Oil benefits:
- Skin & Hair: Can be used sparingly for congested skins. Improves hair lustre.
- Body: Anti-spasmodic, assists digestion, helps treat menstrual problems.
- Mind & Emotions: Relieves mental fatigue. Improves decision making and clear thinking.
Blends well with: Basil, German & Roman Chamomile, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Palamarosa, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Ylang ylang.
How to use your essential oil:
Vaporiser: Add 6-8 drops of essential oil to your electric or tealight vaporiser. For tealight vaporisers, add 3/4 water to the top dish before adding your essential oils.
Massage: Add 6-8 drops of essential oil into 12ml of carrier oil.
Safety Cautions: NOT TO BE TAKEN. IF SYMPTOMS PERSIST CONSULT YOUR HEALTHCARE PRACTITIONER. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR USE DURING PREGNANCY.
About ECO. Aroma Essential Oils:
ECO. AROMA home fragrances are especially recommended for relaxation and creating positive ambience, purifying air from harmful micro-organisms. Aroma essential oils can be used in many different ways such as through a vaporiser, in the bath, for massage, through steam inhalation and many more.
From the ancient Egyptians and Chinese to the Romans and Arabians, the beneficial properties of the pure essences of plants have been known and practiced for thousands of years, for spiritual and medicinal purposes to promote physical and emotional health and well being. The ECO. aroma collection contains an extensive range of 100% pure essential oils and blends that harness this ancient tradition for modern use for therapeutic purposes or for a sensory experience.
What makes the ECO. aroma range different to many other oils on the market is that we have modernised aromatherapy to make it easy to introduce the benefits of essential oils into your life. We do this by creating themed kits that help you know exactly when and how you can use essential oils, some of these best-selling trios include our Travel Essentials Trio, Calm & Destress Trio and Fight the Flu Trio.
|How to use: Modern-day scientists have found that various essential oils have strong therapeutic properties, working against infections, bacteria and even viruses. They can influence your moods, sharpen your focus, promote relaxation and enhance sensuality. ECO. modern essentials offers natural solutions in alleviating common ailments and stress using these natural ancient remedies for modern day living.
|Vaporisers||Enjoy the aromas & the benefits or essential oils at home or at work by adding to your vaporiser. Add 6-8 drops of ECO. essential oil to your electric or tealight vaporiser. For tealight vaporisers, add 3/4 water to the top dish before adding your essential oils.|
|Bath||Slipping into a warm bath with your favourite essential oil is pleasurable way of enjoying it’s aroma & benefits for mind & body. Not all essential oils are suitable to be used in the bath, please check our website for individual instructions for each oil. Add 3-5 drops of ECO. essential oil to a full bath before immersing yourself in the warm water.|
|Shower||Enjoy the infusion of essential oils with the vapour of a warm shower. Apply to an area on the shower floor where you are not standing as to be mindful not to slip. Sprinkle 1-2 drops of ECO. essential oil on the recess of your shower floor.|
|Massage||Massage is a popular way to enjoy the therapeutic touch of an experience massage therapist combined with the benefits or aromatherapy. Sensitive skins may wish to perform patch test to the skin before the massage. See under safety & precautions for instructions. Add 3-6 drops of ECO. essential oil to a carrier oil for use in massage.|
|Steam Inhalation||Some essential oils are very beneficial to help with symptoms of coughs & colds & respiratory issues.
Add 1-2 drops of ECO. essential oil to a bowl of steaming water & cover the head with a towel. Close the eyes & inhale deeply.
|Pillow||Several essential oils are beneficial to help with relaxation & encourage a good night’s sleep. Add a drop to your pillow before sleep. Take care to not get oil in your eyes.|
Safety & precautions with using essential oils
Pure essential oils are highly concentrated and volatile substances and therefore care must be taken when using them. The following guidelines need to be read before commencing using any essential in the ECO.AROMA range.
*Please check each individual Eco. Aroma product on our website for individual instructions for each oil.
- NOT TO BE TAKEN INTERNALLY
- KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
- ESSENTIAL OILS SHOULD ALWAYS BE DILUTED
- DO NOT APPLY ESSENTIAL OIL ON BROKEN, RAW OR SENSITIVE SKIN.
PREGNANCY: Caution needs to be taken using essential oils during pregnancy and in the case of some essential oil avoided all together. Certain oils are very stimulating some having a diuretic effect while others can induce menstruation and effective hormones.
AVOID USING SUNBEDS AND DIRECT SUNLIGHT: Some essential, oils mainly expressed citrus oils, can cause the skin to become photosensitive for a short period of time. It is best to avoid direct sun exposure and sunbeds at least 24 hours after use of these oils on the skin.
RECOMMENDED DILUTIONS ECO. recommends 6 drops of essential oil to 12ml of carrier oil of an ADULTS massage. ECO. recommends 3 drops of essential oil to 12ml of carrier oil of for CHILDREN, ELDERLY AND PREGNANT WOMEN.
SKIN SENSITIVE: some essential oils can irritate sensitive skin. ECO recommends doing a patch test on the inner arm before use.
CONSULT YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER: if any symptoms persist ensure you consult your health care provider.