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Arachne's Web is now carrying two different types of essential oils. Class A is organic (if available), steam expressed and suitable for aromatherapeutic and medicinal purposes. Class B is suitable for crafting, incense making, and use in witchcraft.


Class: Essential Oil, Grade B






Basil essential oil is used in a wide variety of applications from medicinal to perfuming. Basil is lovely spicy note to add to incense to perfumes, or to other crafts, to make a scent with wonderful finish. This oil is wonderful for use in incense, as a spicy note in bath and body care, soap making and in withcraft as a substitution for the plant material.



Latin: Ocumum basilicum
Gender:    Masculine
Planetary:    Mars, Pluto, Venus
Zodiac:    Aries, Scorpio

Celebration:  Imbolc
Elements:    Fire
Goddesses:    Lakshmi

Gods:    Krishna, Vishnu 


Also known as: Common basil, St. Joseph's Wort, Witches Herb  

Magical Properties:

Assertiveness, attraction, banishing, business, clarvoyance, clarity, concentration, confidence, courage, divination, fertility, fidelity, focus, grief, (break) hexes, honesty, luck, messages, money, power, prosperity, protection, psychic ability, purification, release, strength, stress, success, wealth, wishes and witchcraft. 


Medicinal Properties:

This is grade B essential oil, and is not recommended for medicinal uses. 



Grade B essential oils are not recommended for medicinal use, so have no contraindications. Not for internal use.


You will receive:  A one ounce amber glass bottle of grade B essential basil oil.

Basil Essential Oil, Grade B

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