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Menthol Crystals (1 ounce to 2 lbs)

$3.57

Menthol Crystals (1 ounce to 2 lbs)

$3.57
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Information: Menthol Crystal

Botanical Name: Mentha arvensis (Japanese Peppermint) 

Description: Menthol is an organic compound obtained from peppermint or other mint oils. It is a waxy, crystalline substance, clear or white in color, which is solid at room temperature and melts slightly above. The main form of menthol occurring in nature is (−)-menthol, which is assigned the (1R,2S,5R) configuration.  It is widely used to relieve minor throat irritation. Menthol also acts as a weakkappa Opioid receptor agonist 

Common Uses:

# Using in SPA's  - place some crystals in bowl in steam room for menthol aromatherapy.  Place a few crystals in oil warmer with a small amount of oil for aromatherapy

 

# Using beekeeping the use of f Menthol Crystals will help in the elimination of mites on bees.   

# For lotions and creams for menthol foot creams.

Mixes well with: Basil, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, myrrh, pine, rosemary, spearmint, tea tree, and wintergreen.

Safety Information: Avoid if pregnant or breast feeding. Do not use on babies or small children. May cause irritation to sensitive skin, however it is rare. Important to do a patch test, first, before applying in large amounts. Do not use in baths. Should not be used in conjunction with homeopathic remedies, as it will act as an antidote.

 

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