Peppermint is a fresh, stimulating oil, and when diffused can help enhance alertness and improve energy levels. Because of its menthol content, Peppermint has a lovely cooling effect on the skin.
Botanical Name:Mentha x piperita
Country of Origin:India
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Strength of Aroma:Strong
Aromatic Scent:Organic Peppermint has a fresh, cool, sweet grassy-minty scent.
Blends Well With:Basil (sweet), Coriander, Eucalyptus Globulus, Eucalyptus Radiata, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Palmarosa, Pepper (black), Rosemary, Spearmint, Spruce, Vanilla C02, Wintergreen, Ylang Ylang.
Cautions:Do not apply on or near the face of infants and children. We recommend a maximum dilution of 5% for topical applications.
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.