Peppermint: Mentha Piperita
100% Pure Essential Oil
Most Common Uses: (see photo)
Other Uses: Cooling (may help with sunburns or fever), uplifting, add to shampoo for hair and scalp health, may help with ADHD, anti-itch, natural bug repellent, may help with bloating when rubbed onto body after being diluted with the carrier oil of your choice.
Plant Part: Herb
Origin - India
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description: A thin, colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary: A top note with a strong aroma, Peppermint has a sharp, penetrating scent based on its high menthol content. The minty sweetness of the vapor makes it one of the most popular Essential Oils.
Blends With: Basil, Bergamot, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Marjoram, Niaouli, Pine, Rosemary, Spearmint and Thyme.
Product Abstract: A very hearty fast-growing herb, it can grow anywhere. Peppermint's name has its roots in Greek mythology.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. Always consult a doctor before using essential oils if you have health issues, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. For further safety information, refer to our blog Safe Use of Essential Oils with Babies, Kids & Pets