Octimum basilicum

Applications


  • Acne
  • Depression
  • Itching Skin

Infusion


2-3tsp Dried Leaves

1 Cup Boiling Water

Steep 10-20 minutes

Apply with a cotton ball to treat acne.

Essential Oil


Add about 10 drops to a hot bath for relaxing

Fresh Leaves


Rub on insect bite to reduce itching

 

Cautions: Should not be given in medical quantities to children under age 2.

 

 

Please do not consider the information provided as a medical advice.  If you have any health issues, pregnant or nursing, contact your healthcare provider before self-administering herbs.