Botanical Name: Mentha piperita
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Leaves and Flowers / Buds
Perfumery Note: Top
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Peppermint has strong minty note with herbaceous warm undertones.
Blends well with: Basil, Bergamot, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Marjoram, Niaouli, Pine, Rosemary, Spearmint and Thyme.
Common Uses: Peppermint is greatly known to help with digestive problems, headaches, fevers, sinuses, muscle and nerve pain, and so much more. Because of its menthol content, Peppermint has been known to have a cooling effect. It is refreshing, a mental stimulant and energizer.
Suggested Uses: Diffuse Peppermint essential oil into the air to help with headaches, asthma, congestion and nausea. Peppermint essential oil is great added to a carrier oil or lotion for an uplifting massage or pedicure.
Cautions: Do not apply to or near the face of infants or children. We recommend a max dilution of 5% for topical applications.