Peppermint Organic Pure Essential Oil - 0.5 fl oz (15 ml)
Peppermint Organic (Mentha x piperita) Pure Essential Oil - Aromatherapy - Therapeutic Quality - 0.5 fl oz (15 ml)
Description: A fresh, grassy, minty, balsamic-herbaceous base. Triple rectified essential oil. Peppermint vitalizes, energizes, and restores the senses. A strong, fresh minty scent, with a somewhat bitter sweet, slightly smoky note may be noticeable.
Extracted through steam distillation of leaves. Originates from India.
Caution: Do not use if using ventricular fibrillation, or if diagnosed with GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease). Maximum skin use level 5.4%. Do not apply to face or near the face of infants or children. Should not be used during pregnancy or if epileptic. Should be kept away from the eyes, and is likely to irritate skin and mucous membranes.
Dilute with carrier oil for direct skin contact. Blend with Sea Salts for a lovely body scrub.
Uses: Peppermint essential oil helps clear and release emotions of failure, restriction, rigidity and fear of dependence. Peppermint oil eases indigestion as well.
Use 2 drops in a Peppermint diffuser with 3 drops Lemon. Dilute 2 drops Peppermint oil, 4 drops Ginger Root into 4 teaspoons (20 ml) Sweet Almond Oil. Massage the abdomen. Aches and pains can be soothed with Peppermint. Add 2 drops Peppermint, 4 drops Rosemary, 4 drops Black Pepper. Dilute into 4 teaspoons (20ml) carrier oil. For headaches, use 2 drops Peppermint, 3 drops French Lavender to 10 ml carrier oil.