Peppermint Oil is a Natural and pure THERAPEUTIC GRADE Essential Oil- No fillers, additives, bases or carriers added Scientific Name: Mentha piperata. Family: Lamiaceae. Collection Method: Aromatic Description: Strong, fresh, sharp aroma. Blends Well with: Eco Aurous Basil Oil: Eco Aurous Eucalyptus Oil: Eco Aurous Cypress Oil: Eco Aurous Grapefruit oil: Eco Aurous Lavender oil: Eco Aurous Marjoram Oil: Eco Aurous Rosemary Oil: Eco Aurous Pine Oil: Eco Aurous tea tree oil: Peppermint is native to Mediterranean region but is currently cultivated in other parts of the world. Peppermint (scientific name-Mentha piperata) is also commonly known as Mentha balsamea Wild belongs to the Lamiaceae. Peppermint has a powerful, minty-fresh, camphoraceous, cool, and distinctive fragrance.. Peppermint essential oil is commonly used by aromatherapists for its uplifting, invigorating properties. The main constituents were menthol (40.7%) and menthone (23.4%). Further components were (+/-)-menthyl acetate, 1,8-cineole, limonene, beta-pinene and beta-caryophyllene.
Directions for use: Diffusion: Use three to four drops in a diffuser of your choice for creating a relaxing atmosphere. Internal use:Dilute one drop of oil with carrier oil or base oils and blend well before using. Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. Storage: Keep bottle in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight or water contamination. Being natural and organic, oil may thicken in cold climate or change color over a period, however the efficacy will remain unaffected. Place the bottle in a bowl of warm water to regain consistency in case of freezing. Keep out reach of children. Use within 6 months after the seal is broken.
Precautions:- If pregnant, nursing or under a doctors care, consult a Physician before use. Discontinue use, if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or Physician. Do not apply to or near the face of infants or children.