Description: The Peppermint plant is a summer-growing perennial with upright square stems reaching three feet in height at maturity.
Common Uses: Peppermint Supreme Essential Oil is widely credited with being a digestive aid. Peppermint leaves contain menthol, which is a proven aid to digestion. The familiar aroma of Mentha piperita is known for both its warming and cooling properties. Friendly to the sinuses, peppermint is also useful to the muscular system, especially for women during monthly cycles or menopause. Properties include being refreshing, a mental stimulant and energizing. It relieves bad breath and is a good nerve tonic that helps with mental fatigue and nervous stress.
Blended with Rosemary and Juniper, it makes an excellent morning bath. Peppermint essential oil is also extremely helpful for headaches, sinus congestion, and in treating sore muscles and joints. Traditional use: emollient, antiseptic, muscle relaxant Strength of Aroma: Strong
Cautions: Can cause skin irritation. Do not use Peppermint essential oil when pregnant. IMPORTANT: All of our products are for external use only.