Holy Basil Leaf: The Stress-Reducing Adaptogen


Eastern cultures have used Holy Basil Leaf for centuries to improve wellness and encourage healing. It is one of the most powerful and versatile herbal remedies around. While it has been a vital part of India’s Ayurvedic medicine for hundreds of years, the western world is just beginning to realize how beneficial this little plant can be.

Wait! Isn’t this the Stuff You Put on Spaghetti?

Not exactly. If you’re wondering just what Holy Basil is, it’s a little green plant that is a member of the mint family. It is not the basil used in Italian culinary creations. As an herbal supplement, it is incomparable. In fact, that is what its Indian name, Tulsi, means, incomparable. It is revered as the Queen of Herbs and is found growing throughout India, gracing courtyards of temples and homes.

It is native to Asia and grows best in tropical areas. It is now found all over the world. It is an aromatic perennial plant with vibrant green leaves that are broad and taper to a point at the end.

What are the Benefits of Holy Basil Leaf?

One of Holy Basil’s most prominent benefits is the support it gives to the nervous system for stress relief. When we are stressed it can lead to many different health problems as the body releases certain hormones in response – hormones that don’t exactly promote good health.

Holy Basil helps to calm and relieve stress without any drowsiness like prescription medicines can. It helps to bring balance to the mind, body, and emotions which boosts wellbeing.

This little plant also helps other parts of the body, basically, just about every part of the body can benefit from Holy Basil supplements. It is a powerful antioxidant meaning that it helps to protect the body while stimulating healthy immune function and supporting healthy cells.

Holy Basil can also soothe tissue throughout the body, including the tissues of the stomach and digestive tract. It also helps to support healthy blood sugar as well as healthy blood pressure and liver function.

There has been a lot of research done on Holy Basil leaf and more and more scientists are agreeing that this is a fabulous, beneficial little herb.

How do You Take Holy Basil Leaf?

Cedar Bear Holy Basil Leaf is a tincture so it is taken by mouth. Shake well, then draw .5 ml, or about 10 drops, into the dropper. Take them directly by mouth or in juice 1 to 3 times a day or as needed.

Because our Holy Basil is organically grown, selectively cultivated, and ethically wild harvested, you can rest easy knowing that you are getting the best supplement possible. All our herbal supplements are FDA cGMP compliant, Kosher certified, non-GMO, and vegan certified.

Shop for Holy Basil Leaf at the Best Online Herbal Supplements Store

You can find Holy Basil Leaf or any of our herbal remedies on the Cedar Bear website. Our supplements are 100% alcohol-free liquid herbal supplements so you won’t get the extra stuff that you don’t need. The only additives in our supplements, aside from the herbs, are purified water and USP-grade vegetable glycerin. Try Cedar Bear today for a healthy, happy you.