Synonyms: Holy Basil, Basil Tulsi, Tulasi
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in India
Composition: 100% Tulsi essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert
Extraction: Water/steam distillation of leaves and flowering tops.
Active Constituents: Eugenol, B-Caryophyllene
Color: Colorless to light yellow.
About: Traditionally referred to in Ayurvedic medicine as a “purifier,” Tulsi essential oil is useful for supporting the immune system, the respiratory system, emotional wellness and clear skin. Try diffusing this spicy, sweet, and herbaceous oil next time you feel under the weather or simply need to brighten your mood. Incorporate into your skin-care routine, or apply in a massage oil or vapor rub. Always dilute Tulsi before applying to skin.
Blending Recommendations: Bay Laurel, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Atlas Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Rose Geranium, Ginger, Helichrysum, Lemon, Lemongrass, Sweet Marjoram, Niaouli, Sweet Orange, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary (all varieties), Spearmint.
Safety Information: Dilute at 1-5% for topical use. Not recommended during pregnancy or if breast-feeding.
Tulsi has an additional 78 constituents under 1%. A full certificate of analysis is available upon request.
Shelf Life: 3-5 years under proper conditions.
Storage: Store upright, cap closed, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.