Feel the cooling and refreshing effect of Plant Therapy Peppermint Essential Oil! Peppermint has a high menthol content, which gives it the cooling sensation that can be felt upon inhaling or topical application. It is a very refreshing oil and has been used in traditional medicine for digestive support.
Size: 10ml (160-200 drops)
Type: 100% pure Organic Essential oil
Botanical Name: Mentha x piperita
Country of Origin: India
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Plant Part: Leaves
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Fresh, cool, sweet grassy-minty scent
Cautions! Do not diffuse on or near the faces of infants and children. A maximum dilution of 5% (25-30 drops per 1oz. of carrier) is recommended for topical applications. Those with sensitive skin will want to limit dilution to 2% (10-12 drops per 1oz.)
What We Love: The invigorating scent promotes alertness. We often use it in homemade salt scrubs for a morning wake up and love to carry it in a personal inhaler for a refreshing lift to combat afternoon fatigue. We have several clients who work in medical environments who carry it to combat unpleasant smells and the nausea that can sometimes accompany them. Read more about peppermint essential oil here.
Plant Therapy Peppermint Essential Oil is made from the perennial herb that grows widely in Europe, North America, and Asia. This leafy plant grows close to the ground and produces smooth, dark green leaves with clusters of small pinkish lavender flowers.
Originating in India, Organic Peppermint has been used for centuries for its revitalizing properties. Steam distilled from the leaves of the mint plant, Organic Peppermint Essential Oil creates a strong aromatic scent that has a fresh, cool, minty smell. This scent is invigorating to the senses that promotes energy and alertness. It is a refreshing and stimulating oil that is both soothing and enlightening.
Peppermint has a cooling effect on the skin that is revitalizing and wonderful to the touch, due to its menthol content. With many amazing uses for this essential oil, Organic Peppermint, is a valuable addition to any oil collection.
To help relieve head and neck tension dilute Organic Peppermint Essential Oil using a 1-3% ratio with your favorite Plant Therapy carrier oil and apply to the neck and temples when tension occurs.
For an amazing foot soak add a few drops of Organic Peppermint to 1 tablespoon of carrier oil and a ½ cup of epsom salt; dissolve in warm water and pamper your feet after a long day.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.