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Peppermint Essential Oil 5ml

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Peppermint - Mentha Piperita (India) - Keep alert: well-being, reviving, stimulating

Peppermint brings sharp, menthol top notes that are invigorating for a quick pick-me-up. Often used to reduce drowsiness or nausea, this cooling scent is widely used in all types of edible and non-edible products. Peppermint can be used to reduce inflammation, pain, muscle spasms and fever. Beware that using too much peppermint can cause a burning sensation. This scent blends well with eucalyptus, lavender, rosemary. To extract the 100% natural peppermint essence, the leaves and flowering tops are steam distilled.

Restore balance to body, mind and spirit with natural essential oils. The aromatic properties of oils extracted from petals, seeds, leaves, roots, fruits and bark can stimulate natural immune defence and healing. For a relaxing and re-energizing experience, use these oils in an oil diffuser, add them to a carrier oil for massage or try them in the bath. Only a small amount of these concentrated oils are needed to calm nerves and boost energy.

Oils can be used individually or together to create a customized blend. Our range includes the most popular scents used in aromatherapy healing.

100% pure essential oils are most commonly extracted using steam distillation, though citrus scents like bergamot are mainly produced by pressing because the steam alters their composition.

These natural oils are excellent for aromatherapy using a variety of methods.
  • Add a few drops to some water in an oil heater to infuse a room with natural fragrance.
  • Add a few drops to a bowl of hot water to inhale the vapor
  • Put a couple drops on a tissue and hold it under the nose
  • Add up to 6 drops into a plain massage oil
  • Place a drop in a plain tealight candle
  • Use the oils in an electric vaporizer
  • Add up to 6 drops to a hot bath with Himalayan salts or massage oil

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