botanical name : Mentha piperita
plant part : Leaves
country of origin : Morocco
processing method : Steam Distilled
certification : USDA certified organic
Release tense muscles
Improve mental focus
Soothe digestive issues
Improves blood circulation
Stimulates hair growth
Treats dandruff & scalp issues
A top note with a strong aroma, Peppermint has a sharp, penetrating scent based on its high menthol content.
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Peppermint actually is a hybrid cross of watermint and spearmint. It is indigenous to Europe and the Middle East, but has now been cultivated in many regions worldwide. The health benefits of peppermint oil as well as peppermint oil uses have been documented back to 1,000 BC and have been found in several Egyptian pyramids.
Health benefits of peppermint and peppermint oil have been studied and proved by science. As a result, peppermint oil is also sold in the form of capsules and tablets and is even prescribed by doctors of alternative and modern medicine. Peppermint is widely used in beauty products because of it's gentle cleansing and cooling properties. It has the ability to release tense muscles, improve mental focus, relieve headaches, boost energy, and sooth digestive issues.
Peppermint oil is one of the most versatile essential oils out there. It can be used aromatically and topically to address a number of health concerns, from muscles aches and seasonal allergy symptoms, to low energy and digestive complaints. It’s also commonly used to boost energy levels, and improve both skin and hair health. A natural pain reliever and muscle relaxant, it can also help alleviate tension headaches. Inhaling diffused peppermint oil can help to unclog your sinuses and offer relief from a scratchy throat. Peppermint acts as an expectorant, helping to open your airways, clear mucus and reduce congestion, and is one of the best essential oils for colds, the flu, cough, sinusitis, asthma, bronchitis and other respiratory conditions.
Those with allergies and sensitivities, use with caution, especially with young children. For external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is always recommended prior to use. Apply to face with caution, as contact with eyes should be avoided.