Origin: Hungary Method: Steam distillation Aroma: Fresh/minty/peppery Extracted from: whole plant Aromatic benefits: Energising - Peppermint boosts energy and alleviates nervous tension and stress. It is also used during a common cold and for muscle pain relief, menstrual cramp relief and itch relief.
How to use it:
- Energising: Burn 4-5 drops of the oil with a layer of water in an oil burner, and place the oil burner on the nearest table to you so you can inhale oils.
- Common cold: Add one drop to a teaspoon of carrier oil and rub onto your chest and under your nose to open your sinuses. Add 4 drops into a DIY hot facial steam bath.
- Itch & menstrual cramp relief: Add one drop to a teaspoon of carrier oil and apply to the affected area.
- Muscle pain: Add 4 drops into 10 ml of carrier oil (anything you have at home like peanut oil or olive oil) and massage into the sore muscles.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Sweet orange, Rosemary, Tea tree, Ylang Ylang
Peppermint oil: Our organic peppermint oil is obtained from peppermint grown in Hungary. This peppermint comes from the last harvest and has been grown, processed and bottled in Europe. Peppermint has been used for years and can be found in stories from Greek mythology, Roman philosophers, Jesus in the Bible and Monks in the Middle Ages.
Scent: This premium organic peppermint oil has a natural fresh, green, mint scent with a peppery tone.
No additives: No artificial fragrances and colourants have been added to the oil, only the purely natural organic peppermint has been used to obtain the oil.
Warning: Avoid use during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. Avoid undiluted use in the bath and in the shower. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Do not use on damaged or irritated skin. If you are pregnant or have a medical condition, seek advice before use. In the event of skin irritation, immediately discontinue use and seek medical advice. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of the reach of children. Flammable. Store in a cool and dark place.