Lemon Basil Essential Oil
Lemon Basil is a hybrid of Sweet Basil and American Basil.
- Digestive: soothes digestive upsets
- Respiratory: supports the respiratory system during times of illness
- Reproductive: calms symptoms of PMS and menopause
- Musculoskeletal: relief from aches, pains, and headaches
- Nervous System: helps to reduce feelings of stress, anxiety, depression, and fatigue, enhances memory and mental clarity
- Scent Profile: Mid to top note with a lemony herbaceous aroma
- Longevity: The aroma of Lemon Basil can last up to 100 hours.
- Fragrance Classification: Citrus, Herbaceous
- Blends well with: Angelica Root, Clary Sage, Cumin, Dill, Galbanum, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lemon Myrtle, lime, Mandarin, Lemongrass, Palo Santo, Petitgrain, Rose, Ylang Ylang
- According to Tisserand & Young: Lemon Basil poses a risk of tertogenocity and should be avoided during pregnancy.
- Oral precaution for pregnancy, diabetes medications and drugs metabolized by CYP2B6 (affentanil, methadone, propofol, valproate, bupropion, cyclophosphamide, tamoxifen, nicotine, SM-12502)
- Low risk of skin sensitization, avoid use on hypersenstive, diseased or damaged skin
- Avoid using on children under 2 years old.
Products Using Lemon Basil Essential Oil
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- Arctander, Steffen. Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin. A Pathfinder Book Reprint Edition, 2017.
- “Flavor, Fragrance, Food and Cosmetics Ingredients Information.” The Good Scents Company, The Good Scents Company (TGSC), 2019, www.thegoodscentscompany.com/.
- Shutes, Jade and New York Institute of Aromatic Studies. "Foundations of Aromatherapy" and "Aromatic Scholars" Aromatherapy Certification Programs and Course Materials. 2017-2019.
- Tisserand, Robert, et al. Essential Oil Safety: a Guide for Health Care Professionals. 2nd ed., Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.