Peppermint Organic Essential Oil - 15 ml
Peppermint essential oil is multi-purpose, earning the reputation of being one of the most versatile oils in the world along with Lavender oil. If you're trying to cut down on calorie intake, inhaling peppermint essential oil can stave off the munchies and can help you feel full faster. If you can’t have a diffuser with you at dinnertime, take a couple of deep sniffs from the bottle.
Having a hot flash or do you just need to cool off? Dilute with a carrier oil and use a cotton ball to dab just behind your ears at your neck.
- Reduces stomach aches
- Soothe digestive issues
- Freshens bad breath
- Relieves headaches
- Joint care
- Improves mental focus
- Clears respiratory tract
- Boosts energy
- Releases tight muscles; muscle pain relief
- Sinus care - Inhalation through diffuser or steam
- Natural bug repellent
Because of the very high menthol content of this oil, it tends to crystalize. We would recommend placing the bottle in a very hot water bath, and changing the water frequently until it is back to its liquid state, then gently agitate before use.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a strong aroma, Peppermint has a sharp, penetrating scent based on its high menthol content. The minty sweetness of the vapor makes it one of the most popular Essential Oils.
Blends With: Basil, Bergamot, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Marjoram, Niaouli, Pine, Rosemary, Spearmint and Thyme.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. This product should not be used by anyone who has broken, irritated or sensitive skin. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or under the care of a medical practitioner unless advised by your doctor.
For occasional use only up to one time per day. Use in aromatherapy or dilute:
1% = 1 drop per teaspoon of carrier oil (5 ml) or 5-6 drops per ounce.
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