100% Pure Peppermint Essential Oil (Mentha Arvensis) – Certified Organic*
We’re all familiar with the unique, fresh scent of peppermint, and AWO’s pure, Organic Peppermint Oil Mentha Arvensis encapsulates this sweet, ‘minty’, clean aroma. Plus Peppermint Oil has a whole lot of other benefits too!
You may not be aware of all the many applications for Peppermint Essential Oil, however, this versatile essential oil is primarily known for its clearing and antiseptic properties. It’s most commonly used to help alleviate headaches, migraines, hay fever, sinus congestion and cold and flu symptoms, and it can also help soothe temper and assist with battling emotional fatigue. Plus peppermint essential oil is also popular as a fragrancing agent in candles and soaps.
Also, did you know that Peppermint Essential Oil is also an effective rodent deterrent? As well as a powerful repellent for spiders, wasps, bees and mosquitoes.
Peppermint Essential Oil Mentha Arvensis blends well with Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Nerolina, Orange, Palmarosa, Rose Geranium and Rosemary essential oils.
Note: Peppermint Oil may begin to crystallise and solidify at cooler temperatures. Simply heat it gently if you wish to return it to its liquid state.
Directions for Use:
Diffusion: Add a few drops of Peppermint Oil to your Aromatherapy Diffuser, Car Diffuser, or Diffuser Necklace for an instant fresh and uplifting atmosphere, and to clear your sinuses.
Topical Use: Add Peppermint Oil to your carrier oil of choice at a 1-2% dilution and apply topically as a warming massage oil or insect repellent. For facial application, we recommend a 0.5% dilution.
Botanical Name: Mentha arvensis
Other Names: Cornmint Essential Oil, Mint Essential Oil
Country of Origin: India
Plant Part: Leaves
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Safety: Not to be Taken. Possible skin sensitivity – dilute well prior to topical application. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid during pregnancy and whilst breastfeeding.
Essential Oils are highly concentrated and powerful oils, and have the ability to cause serious harm if ingested without the necessary expertise required – for this reason, ingestion of essential oils is NOT recommended for the general public
* This product is Certified Organic by ACO (Australian Certified Organic) – Certification #12456