Experience Christmas and the holidays with Peppermint Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Mentha piperita
Processing Method: Steam-distilled
Consistency: Clear with a yellow tinge, thin consistency
Aroma: Intensely minty
In aromatherapy, is stimulating and is a good choice for inclusion in blends intended to help enhance alertness and stamina. it is considered an aphrodisiac. Peppermint should be avoided before bedtime.
For topical application, ease tension headaches and muscular aches and pains.
Blends well with: Eucalyptus, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Rosemary, and Tea Tree
Safety Precaution: This essential oil poses a higher risk of causing irritation and sensitization when used in the bath. Avoid using it in the bath, even if it is solubilized/diluted.