Essential Oil of Basil comes from basil (ocimum basilicum), a plant with a thick foliage and small white flowers. Fresh basil leaves taste sweet and pungent and exudes a fresh and floral aroma, while the dried ones have a spicy and earthy scent. Essential Oil of Basil is also often added in various foods such as spiced meats, sausages, tomato pastes, ketchups, pickles, and fancy vinegars. Dental creams and mouthwashes also use sweet basil oil as one of their ingredients. Basil oil is used in making perfumes and can act as an insect repellent in your home as it possesses insecticidal agents that can repel flies and mosquitoes.
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