With an energizing fragrance that many find intoxicating, basil essential oil is an excellent chice for relieving exhaustion. Besides its ability to improve your mental state when you’re feeling foggy, it stimulates circulation, helping ease pain and speed the healing process. Try basil for tension headaches, muscle pain, and stiff joints. It’s also an excellent addition to cold and flu remedies.
Use topically at a maximum dilution of 3.3%.