There are different types of mint, each with its own scent. Peppermint has a strong, cool scent. This plant is mainly used for its aromatic and medicinal virtues. It is the most commonly used mint in phytotherapy (herbal medicine), for medicinal purposes, and in the food industry (candy, toothpaste, chewing gum, sweets and alcoholic beverages). Peppermint is traditionally used in phytotherapy to help relieve nausea and vomiting.
Organic and Chemotyped essential oil, 100% pure, natural and authentic.
BOTANICAL NAME: Mentha x piperita
PART OF PLANT: Leaf
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distillation
ODOUR: Herbaceous, fresh and mentholated
COLOUR: Colorless to pale greenish
Oral Mix 1 to 4 drops in 1/2 teaspoon (2.5 ml) of vegetable oil. Take 2-3 times per day.
FOR EXTERNAL AND OCCASIONAL USE ONLY. DO NOT TAKE ORALLY. DO NOT USE ESSENTIAL OILS UNDILUTED. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. If you have epilepsy, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. May cause allergic reaction (e.g. skin rashes, irritation or dermatitis); in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. If nausea, dizziness, headache or allergic reactions occur, discontinue use. Do not use on inflamed skin or in the event of dermatitis. Avoid exposing affected areas to sunlight.