Peppermint Mentha Piperit, France is analgesic and astringent. It is cooling when hot, and warming when cold due to the menthone content. This makes it perfect for colds, asthma, bronchitis, fevers and hot flashes. Peppermint may be a good digestive tonic for food poisoning, vomiting, indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome, diarrhea, travel sickness and nausea.
Peppermint may be useful as a stimulant for numb limbs, shock, fainting, and dizziness.
Peppermint may also work as an analgesic for headaches, muscles aches, itching, inflammation and sunburn. Other uses for Peppermint may include acne, oily skin, anemia, decongestant, rheumatoid arthritis, varicose veins, bad breath, deodorant, disinfectant, ant and rodent repellent.
Please do not use if you have high blood pressure as Peppermint is a stimulant. If your skin becomes hot when using Peppermint essential oil please do not use water to cool. Please use a carrier oil such as extra virgin olive oil, coconut oil or jojoba oil to diffuse the heat.
Not for use in a bath. Peppermint is too warm for a comfortable bath.
Also please do not use on children under the age of three years old. Their systems may not be able to process and their respiratory system may close up.
Please store in a cool, dark place away from children. 100% pure organic or wildcrafted essential oil.
10 ml bottle