Botanical Name : Mentha Balsamea
Country of Origin: USA
Extraction Method: Steam distillation of leaves and stems
Scent Profile: Peppermint begins with sweet, green notes that give way to camphorous mint. Beyond the refreshing coolness lies hints of warm vanilla. This scent is considered a top note.
Peppermint alleviates stomach discomfort by eliminating cramps and bloating, and improving overall digestion while preventing nausea resulting from pregnancy and motion sickness. It also reduces the discomfort of respiratory-related conditions such as cough and sore throat by decongesting and soothing respiratory passageways.
|Refreshes spirit||Alleviates symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)|
|Improves concentration||Alleviates discomfort from respiratory conditions|
|Stimulates mental agility||Relieves nausea and headaches|
Acne Control: Peppermint regulates the secretion of sebum to prevent excess oil from clogging pores and trapping dirt while eliminating skin bacteria.
Oil Control: Peppermint can balance the oil production by moderating sebum secretion in the scalp glands, making it for use with dry or oily hair.
Promotes hair growth: Peppermint can balance the oil production by moderating sebum secretion in the scalp glands, making it for use with dry or oily hair.
- In a nebuliser
- In an oil burner
- In baths or inhalation
Peppermint oil blends well with ginger, eucalyptus, rosemary, lavender, marjoram, lemon and vanilla.
Store in dark, cool area to prevent oxidisation. Oxidised oil may cause allergic reaction.