Basil (Holy) Essential Oil

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ocimum tenuiflorum

aka lakshmi tulsi. Highly aromatic oil , steam distilled from the leaves.

Renowned for its medical significance, with a long and distinguished list of properties.

Eugenol (43.0%)

Caryophyllene (26.0%)

Cyclopentane, Cyclopropylidene- trace

Cyclohexane, 1,2,4-triethenyl (15.1%

octadecane, 1,1-dimethoxy- trace

Benzene methanamine, N,N,a,4-tetramethyl-(2.01%

High eugenol content is responsible for significant anti-oxidative properties,  and is also thought to be responsible for inhibition of lipid peroxidation [3].