Peppermint

Mentha x piperita

$ 12 USD

Growth Method: Cultivated

Extraction Method: Cold Pressed

Part of the plant: Herb

Country of origin: USA

Note: Top

Scent: Strong, pungent, minty aroma


Blends with: Eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, rosemary, and other mints

Common Uses: Bad breath, bronchial congestion, bronchial spasm, exhaustion, headache, joint discomfort,lumbago, muscle strain, and shock

Contraindications:

  • Avoid with homeopathic remedies
  • Do not use with heart disease
  • Do not use with epilepsy
  • Do not use during pregnancy, use caution after 1st trimester
  • Do not use on children

Applications:

  • Bath: 1-3 drops in a full bath
  • Diffuse: 3-10 drops in a diffuser or nebulizer, follow manufacturer's instructions
  • Gargle: 1 drop in 1 pint of water shaken well before use
  • Massage: 1 drop to 10 ml (2 tsp) oil or cream, do not exceed 2% dilution

Disclaimer:

Essential oils should not be used undiluted. Avoid essential oil contact with the eyes or mucous membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test.

This information educational purposes, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information should not be used as a substitute for medical counseling with a health care professional. Individuals with serious illnesses should consult a qualified health care professional.

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.