Peppermint Essential Oil
Peppermint has a cooling effect on the skin and has antifungal, antiviral and antibacterial properties. It aids respiratory health, supports stress relief and promotes mental clarity.
With a fresh and minty aroma, peppermint essential oil is invigorating and refreshing – great for clearing the mind and inspiring focus at the start of the day, or when you need a boost.
It also operates well as a topical agent, with a cooling effect on the skin it can support physical ailments such as muscle aches, minor burns or insect bites – with anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties, it helps lessen the effects of skin complaints and soothes the affected area.
Peppermint essential oil also helps with headaches and brain fog – easing the pain and blowing away the mental clouds. With a penetrating fresh aroma, peppermint leaves you feeling invigorated. Peppermint is also a refreshing scent of cleanliness, when used in a homemade cleaning product or in a diffuser on its own or as part of a blend.
Peppermint is also used in the unique Kotanical oil blend for the MUSCLE and PURE FOCUS rollerballs, and in the immune booster essential oils diffuser bundle.
HOW TO USE
Diffuse: add 10-15 drops of essential oil – on its own or as part of a blend with other oils – to 100ml water in a Kotanical stone oil diffuser.
Inhale: add 4-12 drops of essential oil to steaming water – in a bowl or as part of a facial steamer – and inhale deeply for up to 10 minutes.
Massage: add up to 2 drops of essential oil to 4tsp of carrier oil such as coconut, almond, jojoba, grapeseed or olive oil.
Topical: add 5-10 drops of essential oil to 2tsp of carrier oil such as coconut, almond, jojoba, grapeseed or olive oil.
All Kotanical essential oils contain 100% organic essential oil – free from sulfates, parabens, phthalates, synthetic fragrance, formaldehydes, and mineral oil, with a shelf life of 1-2 years.
The organic essential oils are vegan-friendly and certified cruelty free by the leaping bunny program.
The glass bottles are recyclable and can even be sent back to Kotanical for a 12% discount on your next order.
Country of Origin - Ireland | Extraction - Steam distillation in Dublin
Part of Plant - Aerial Parts