Peppermint has a penetrating, grassy, minty odor that is mentally revitalizing and useful in helping soothe nervous stress. It has traditionally been used to help relieve minor muscular aches and pains as well as headaches. Helps to support healthy immune and circulatory systems. Known to help deter mice, ants, and spiders in the home.
Try Peppermint in this bright Coconut Lime & Mint sugar scrub recipe or this Peppermint Vanilla Lip Scrub.
Oil Name: Peppermint
Latin Name: Mentha piperita
Country of Origin: England
Plant Part: Flowering tops and leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Uses: Invigorating, Revitalizing, Aids Concentration
Blends With: Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Rosemary
Safety Precautions: FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. Keep out of the reach of children and away from eyes. Highly concentrated. Always dilute before use. Avoid if pregnant. May irritate skin and mucous membranes.