Peppermint oil (Mentha piperita) is cool, sweet and refreshing. Known for helping to clear the airways, its sharp aroma also aids concentration and mental focus. Peppermint oil aroma is uplifting and rejuvenating to mind and spirit. Soothing to troubled skin. Massage to soothe aching muscles.
Our Peppermint essential oil is sourced in China and is extracted by steam distillation from the flowering herb. Main elements include menthol, menthone, b-pinene.
- Massage or topical use add 3-5 drops per 10ml of carrier oil.
- Diffuser add 4-5 drops to cold water.
- Inhalation add 2-3 drops to hot water.
- Bathing add 5-10 drops to dish of water, then stir into bath.
Can be blended with other essential oils including Lemon, Geranium, Lavender.
Possible skin sensitivity - may cause skin sensitising or irritation. External use only. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Avoid contact with eyes, ears, mucus membranes, and sensitive areas. If you are pregnant, nursing, or using prescription medication, consult your Doctor or qualified health care practitioner before using essential oils. Not recommended for use on children under 12 years. Store in a cool dry place, out of reach and sight of children. Never swallow Garden of Flora Essential Oils, and never use undiluted on the skin.