Peppermint 100% pure essential oil
Extraction method: steam distilled
Aroma: sharp, refreshing minty scent.
Mood effects: stimulates concentration, memory and clear thinking. Infuses a bright, fresh outlook and great for banishing mental fatigue. Confidence boosting.
Body effects: great for digestion. Cooling when hot and warming when cold—a great oil for all seasons. Renowned for helping with colds, clearing sinus congestion and soothing coughs and sore throats. Eases headaches and migraines. Great for muscular aches and pains. On the skin, peppermint removes toxic congestion, relives itching and can help with oily skin and hair.
How to use
Place a few drops in your aromatherapy diffuser
along with water to create an infusing mist which will carry the benefits through your space.
To apply topically, add a little peppermint essential oil to a carrier oil such as coconut or jojoba oil, at a ratio of around 1 part essential oil to 25 parts carrier oil. Particularly avoid eye area with peppermint.
Blends well with these essential oils: benzoin, cypress, lavender, marjoram and rosemary.
General precautions: Always dilute essential oils in a carrier oil if applying externally (1:25 ratio is a good rule of thumb.) Not to be taken internally. Use the gentlest oils at low doses with children. If you are pregnant or have any medical condition, use oils only under the guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Shipping time: Mood Infuser's peppermint essential oil ships same or next business day via courier for fast delivery throughout New Zealand.