Peppermint (Mentha piperita) Mints has a thousand year old record of use as a medicine. It has traditionally been used to calm upset stomach, relieve colds and bronchitis, ease headache and help remove mucus. But it is also very healing for the skin: it is an antiseptic, antimicrobial, antibacterial, and an anti-inflammatory. It brightens dull skin, serves as an excellent toner, and helps to control acne.
Aromatic Description: Fresh, minty, herbaceous
Skin Benefits: Treat scabies and shingles, brightens skin, treats pigmentation, regulates ph balance and tones skin, treats acne, antiseptic and antimicrobial
Common Uses: Tension headaches, aphrodisiac, asthma, colic, exhaustion, skin treatments
Energetics: Cooling, stimulating, energizing
Blends Well With: Oregano, marjoram, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender
Recommended Skin Type: All skin types, especially acne-prone
Cautions: Do not use essential oils internally, and do not apply undiluted essential oils to the skin without qualified professional advice. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, or any other medical problem, use oils only under the advice of a qualified practitioner. Use extreme caution when using essential oils with children.
“This information is provided for educational purposes only.The essential oil profiles provided by Saratoga Botanicals are for educational purposes only and are intended to provide a generalized reference for safety information, properties, constituents and common uses. The data is not necessarily complete, and is not guaranteed to be accurate. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.”
Therapeutic grade. Made with certified organic ingredients. Steam distilled.
As with any essential oil, make sure to mix with carrier oils at proper ratios before applying to the skin.
We never recommend ingesting any essential oil.
Our privately labeled essential oils are filled in beautiful amber glass bottle with euro-dropper style child safety cap. Each bottle is filled to 10ml with our premium quality essential oils.