Harmony Aromatherapy™ Peppermint Essential OilRegular price $14.00
Plant Part: Leaf
Method: Steam Distilled
Aroma: Minty, Herbaceous, Refreshing
Blends well with: Basil, Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary, Eucalyptus, Tea Tree
Cautions: Always use dilute with a carrier oil when applying to the skin. Keep out of reach of children, Consult your physician before use if pregnant. External use only
Common Use: Dilute 3-5 drops in 1 oz of carrier oil (almond or coconut) when applying topically. In your diffuser of choice, add 2-3 drops
Description: Peppermint essential oil is used both by western and eastern medical providers. It has stimulating properties through aroma; it's very sharp and has an energizing effect when inhaled. It is also stimulating to the skin with its high menthol content. When muscles are sore, tired, or strained it can provide relief to the aches and pains. Studies have shown peppermint to work as headache relief. For centuries it has been used to alleviate tummy aches. Peppermint is also opening to clogged sinuses. Has been known to have an energizing effect on the mind, body, and soul.
Some have even claimed that planting peppermint plants around your yard will deter mice and other pests as they dislike the aroma.