Basil, (Ocimum basilicum L.) has a sweet, spicy, fresh scent with a faint balsamic woody back note and a lasting sweetness that makes for a strong top note. Basil is known for its calming affect and can alleviate stress. Topically, it may be used to relieve itch due to insect bites or other allergic reactions.
As aromatherapy for horses, basil has been used to alleviate muscle spasms and to improve focus.
.5 oz/15 ml