Botanical Name: Mentha piperita
Common Name: Peppermint Essential Oil
Country of Origin: Australia
Antiseptic, cooling, antiviral, bactericide, digestive, and stimulant.
Mind & Spirit:
Balancing, normalizing, uplifting aids with clarity and calming.
Peppermint has a fresh, minty and quite uplifting minty aroma that produces a cooling and refreshing sensation when applied to the skin.
Known to help ease tension headaches and muscular aches and pains and nausea.
Try burning peppermint Oil which is stimulating and is a good choice for inclusion in blends intended to help enhance alertness and stamina.
As a naturally cooling oil it can be used to help reduce fever, apply Peppermint oil to the area to reduce swelling, relieve pain, and eliminate the chances of uncomfortable inflammation.
You can freshen the air and uplift the mood of your home, office, or other areas with a few drops in a burner as it helps with allergies and clears the sinus
Hint: use a few drops of peppermint oil in a non-scented cream to help reduce the sting of sunburn, reduce redness of inflamed skin, it will reduce itchiness and cools down the skin.
Add 4-6 drops of oil to an oil burner or diffuser to enhance your mood. May be added to water for a relaxing bath and tonic.