Peppermint is one of the oldest and most commonly used herbs for medicinal purposes It is a hybrid of watermint and spearmint Evidence can be dated back to Egyptian, Roman, and Greek societies It is largely cultivated throughout Europe, Italy, Japan, and the USA, but is indigenous to the Mediterranean region.
Whether you are trying to boost your immune system or assuage nausea or headaches,
peppermint oil is a wonderful solution.
- Mental clarity
- Helps with itching
- Motion discomfort
Therapeutically, peppermint essential oil offers an array of options. It is known to revitalize the mind, lift the spirits, and help to alleviate stress.
It can improve blood circulation throughout the body which is beneficial in promoting healthy digestion.
The menthol component helps to cleanse the respiratory tract and can be used to heal abrasions on the skin.
To freshen your shoes, dab a few drops of this essential oil on cotton balls and place on the toes.
- Aromatic Character: Minty, fragrant, similar to peppermint candy
- Botanical name: Mentha piperita
- Origin: India
- Strength of Aroma: Strong
- Part of Plant Used: leaves
- Extraction Method: Steam distilled
- Color: Clear/colorless to pale yellow
- Consistency: Thin
- Classification: Top Note
- Chakra: 2nd
- Blends well with: Bergamot, Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lime, Pine, Rosemary and Spearmint
Do not ingest. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep away from children. For external use only. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. If skin sensitivity occurs, discontinue use. If you are pregnant, nursing, or taking any medications, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur. Avoid in cardiac fibrillation, epilepsy, fever. Mucous membrane irritant and neurotoxic (toxic to the nerves). Some of this information applies to oral use but is provided for informational purposes (no essential oil should be taken internally without the guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner). Flammable. Peppermint Oil, 10ml – Pure Essential Oil