Basil essential oil is derived from a herbal plant known as qeimum basilicum plant. Basil oil is an effective Ayurvedic remedy for lowering excess of kapha dosha that aids in loosening the phlegm and mucus accumulation in the body. The essential oil of Basil has anti-diabetic properties that aids in the treatment of diabetes by controlling the level of blood sugar. Basil oil is commonly used aromatherapy. Basil essential oil affects number of biological factors including heart rate, stress levels, blood pressure ,breathing & immune functions.