Peppermint Pure Essential Oil
Peppermint Pure Essential Oil
- 100% Pure & Natural Essential Oil
- Made in the UK
- Cruelty free and Vegan
Name: Peppermint (Mentha piperita)
Parts of plant used: Flowering Herb
Extraction Process: Steam Distillation
How To Use:
Diffusers/Oil Burners – burn a 3 to 5 drops of oil mixed with water.
Massage – Dilute suitably with a carrier oil (3 drops for every 10ml of carrier oil)
Bath - add 3-5 drops
Skin/Hair Care – Can be added to a carrier oil or your favourite lotion at less than 1%
Candles, Wax Melts, Soaps – Add fragrance to your creative formulas.
Homemade Room/Cleaning Sprays - Add a few drops to water/a spray base.
Do not use internally. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Store with the lid tightly sealed in a cool dark place. Seek help if you have any doubts.
If you've not tried our oils before - we strongly recommend ordering the 10ml sample size bottles before placing orders of wholesale size bottles. Wholesale unused and unwanted oils can be returned but only at your own expense.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Peppermint Essential Oil
What is peppermint essential oil used for?
Peppermint essential oil is renowned for its invigorating scent and is commonly used in aromatherapy for its refreshing properties. It's also used in skincare for its cooling effect, in hair care to promote a healthy scalp, and for muscle relaxation in massages.
Is it safe to apply peppermint oil directly to the skin?
Direct application of peppermint essential oil can cause skin irritation. It's recommended to always dilute it with a carrier oil, like jojoba or coconut oil, before topical application.
Can I diffuse peppermint essential oil?
Yes, peppermint essential oil is popularly diffused to refresh the atmosphere, increase alertness, and support respiratory comfort. Always ensure you're using a suitable diffuser and follow the manufacturer's guidelines.
Who should not use peppermint oil?
Individuals with sensitive skin, young children, and pregnant or breastfeeding women should use peppermint essential oil with caution and consult a professional before use. Avoid using near the face of infants and small children due to its strong menthol component.
What's the difference between food-grade peppermint oil and regular peppermint essential oil?
Food-grade peppermint oil is processed and deemed safe for internal consumption, often used as a flavouring agent. Regular peppermint essential oil is intended mainly for external use, and its consumption can be unsafe if it's not labelled as food-grade.
How should I store my peppermint essential oil?
Store your peppermint essential oil in a cool, dark place, preferably in its original amber or blue glass bottle. Keeping it away from direct sunlight and heat preserves its potency and shelf life.
Is peppermint essential oil safe for pets?
Caution should be exercised when using peppermint essential oil around pets, especially cats and dogs, as it can be toxic to them if ingested or applied to their skin. Always consult with a veterinarian before introducing any essential oil into a pet-friendly environment.
Discover the Allure of Peppermint Essential Oil
Derived from the leaves of the Mentha piperita plant, peppermint essential oil is more than just a refreshing aroma. It has a storied history, deeply entwined with ancient civilizations like the Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians, who revered it for its medicinal properties.
In contemporary times, its applications have expanded beyond the medicinal. From enhancing skincare and haircare routines to its usage in holistic remedies and household applications, peppermint essential oil is the epitome of versatility.Read More
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