Peppermint

peppermint

Peppermint blends well with basil, benzoin, black pepper, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, niaouli, pine, ravensara, rosemary, tea tree

Contra-indication: It counteracts the benefits of homeopathic remediesShould avoid late in the day and by insomniacs since it refreshes the mind, waking you up. It should not stored near any homeopathic remedies too.

It comes in either 5ml or 15ml

S$6.50/5ml

S$18.00/15ml

 

Peppermint (Mentha piperita)
Country : France
Method : Steam distillation
Scent : Fresh, very minty, hot, herbaceous, with a vegetative back note aroma ; (top note)
Properties/Uses:

  • analgesic
  • antiseptic
  • antispasmoidc
  • antivira
  • antipruritic
  • reduces inflammations, itching; cooling effect on sunburn, hot flushes
  • wakes up and refreshes the mind
  • improves concentration
  • headaches
  • depression
  • effective for flatulence
  • nausea
  • travel sickness
  • decongests blocked sinuses
  • relieves asthma
  • encourage perspiration thus reducing fever
  • migraines
  • aching feets
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If you are pregnant, kindly consult your doctor before using. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.