Basil essential oil, Ocimum citriodorum, known as Basil ct citral or Lemon Basil, has a fresh uplifting herbal lemon aroma. Aromatically, Lemon Basil is a good substitute for Lemon Verbena and Melissa essential oil but used sparingly in skin application. See Contraindications below.
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Aromatherapy use: anxiety, depression, fatigue, memory problems, migraine, nausea
General use: Oil diffusers, potpourri, perfume, soap, candles
Contraindications: Avoid during pregnancy, do not use with small children, avoid in conjunction with diabetes medication. Robert Tisserand recommends dermal application in low dilution less than 1.4%.