A customer favorite for sure! Organic Peppermint is a perennial herb that grows widely in Europe, North America, and Asia. It grows close to the ground and produces smooth, dark green leaves with clusters of small pinkish lavender-colored flowers.
Originating in India, Organic Peppermint has been used for centuries for its revitalizing properties. The scent is invigorating to the senses that promotes energy and alertness. It is a refreshing and stimulating oil that is both soothing and enlightening.
Organic Peppermint Essential Oil has a cooling effect on the skin that is revitalizing and wonderful to the touch, due to its menthol content. With many amazing uses for this essential oil, it is a valuable addition to any oil collection.
Directions: To help relieve head and neck tension dilute using a 1-3% ratio with your favorite carrier oil and apply to the neck and temples when tension occurs. For an amazing foot soak add a few drops of the essential oil to 1 tablespoon of carrier oil and a ½ cup of Epsom salt; dissolve in warm water and pamper your feet after a long day.
Botanical Name: Mentha x piperita Country of Origin: India Extraction Method: Steam Distilled Plant Part: Leaves Strength of Aroma: Strong Aromatic Scent: A fresh, cool, sweet grassy-minty scent. KidSafe®: No Cautions: Do not apply on or near the face of infants and children. Plant Therapy recommends a maximum dilution of 5% for topical applications.