Peppermint (Japanese) Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Mentha arvensis
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction: Steam Distilled
Common Uses: Decongestant, muscle pain relief, cramps, digestion issues, nausea, energy
Color: Clear - Pale Yellow
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Minty - very concentrated (more fragrant than spearmint).
Safety: Peppermint Essential Oil should be used well diluted since high concentration can cause a burning sensation and sensitization. Avoid use during pregnancy.
Disclaimer: Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, or Hydrosols be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.