This herb has so many skin and hair benefits!
Basil rejuvenates tired skin, evens skin tone and can help oily and problematic skin.
The leaves have anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties making them great for acne treatment.
Chewing a basil leaf and placing it (or basil juice) on an insect bite can relieve discomfort and draw out the venom.
It can also be used to help treat ringworm, infections, vitiligo, and even hair loss. Some people even use basil leaves or their juice to prevent hair from turning gray.
One easy way to use basil is to make a paste with the leaves. You can also steep basil leaves like a tea, strain, and use as a morning toner.