Peppermint leaves are used all over the world to season food, freshen breath, and aid with digestion. Our peppermint essential oil is steam-distilled from mentha piperita leaves grown in India.
Peppermint contains a high amount of menthol, which causes topical cooling. It is excellent for cooling reddened skin and providing relief from painful mental tension. Added to a massage blend, peppermint is great for soothing. Peppermint also promotes clear breathing. Diffuse or apply topically in 2-10% dilution.
Peppermint Supreme Essential Oil has strong minty notes with herbaceous warm undertones.
Peppermint Supreme Essential Oil should be used well diluted since high concentration can cause a burning sensation and sensitization.
Avoid use during pregnancy.
Peppermint oil is one of the world's oldest medicinal herbs with documented use in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome.