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Organic Peppermint is a perennial herb that grows in Europe, North America, and Asia. The leaves of the mint plant create a cool fresh aroma when they are distilled. This scent is associated with revitalization, reshness, alertness, and stimulation. Organic Peppermint Essential oil has a cooling effect when applied topically due to it containing menthol.
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
Blends Well With: Basil Linalool, Coriander Seed, Eucalyptus Globulus, Eucalyptus Radiata, Geranium Egyptian, Lavender, Lemon, Palmarosa, Black Pepper, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Spearmint, Vanilla C02, Wintergreen, Ylang Ylang Complete.
Cautions: Do not apply on or near the face of infants and children.We recommend a maximum dilution of 5% for topical applications.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. Furthermore, all cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
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To help relieve head and neck tension dilute Organic Peppermint Essential Oil using a 1-3% ratio with your favorite Plant Therapy carrier oil and apply to the neck and temples when tension occurs.
Furthermore, for an amazing foot soak, add a few drops of Organic Peppermint 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.