Our steam distilled Peppermint Essential Oil is fresh, minty, and invigorating – perfect for a punch of high-energy and head-clearing focus. When diffused, this oil creates a stimulating atmosphere for daily tasks, immediately adding vitality and energy to any environment.
Known for its cooling properties when applied topically or inhaled, Peppermint essential oil is best harvested on sunny days just as it starts blooming, for this is when the menthol is at its peak.
Peppermint Essential Oil is highly valued even today for its wide range of its therapeutic benefits, medicinal applications, culinary uses, and minty and energizing aroma. An indispensable ingredient in aromatherapy, Peppermint Essential Oil helps to soothe the nerves, promote tranquility, uplift mood, and fight fatigue and exhaustion.
One of the top benefits of Peppermint Essential oil is definitely its mood-boosting and invigorating abilities. Add 8 to 10 drops in a diffuser or burner for the ultimate aromatherapy session.
No more headaches:
Peppermint Essential Oil is ideal for use as a natural remedy for alleviating headaches. By adding a few drops to your forehead, this oil can promote circulation, relax any muscle tension you may be experiencing and even cause a numbing effect to soothe the pain (thanks to its cool minty feel). Make sure to dilute it when applying it topically with a carrier oil of your choice.
No more pain:
If you are wondering if peppermint oil is good for pain, the answer is a resounding “yes!” Peppermint essential oil is a very effective natural painkiller and muscle relaxant. It is known to reduce muscle soreness, relieve joint pain, soothe tired muscles, relieve sprain, and reduce back pain. To reap those benefits, simply dilute some Peppermint Essential oil in any carrier oil you like and massage the affected area.
Ideal for clearing up your airways and supporting your lungs, peppermint essential oil helps you clear any nasal congestion. Its anti-microbial properties make it perfect for fighting respiratory tract infections too. You can also use it to reduce sinusitis.
Did you know? Peppermint oil is highly effective at relaxing muscles in your nasal passages and helping clear out the muck and pollen from your respiratory tract during allergy season. It’s considered one of the best essential oils for allergies because of its expectorant, anti-inflammatory and invigorating properties.
A lab study published in the European Journal of Medical Research found that peppermint compounds displayed potential therapeutic efficacy for the treatment of chronic inflammatory disorders, such as allergic rhinitis, colitis and bronchial asthma.
Digestion & bloating:
Peppermint Essential Oil is a natural remedy for promoting good digestion and enhancing appetite. It is also known to provide relief bloating, stomach pain, and gas.
To get rid of nausea, simply inhale peppermint oil directly from the bottle, add one drop to a glass of distilled water or rub one to two drops behind your ears.
It’s no coincidence that most toothpastes are mint flavored. Tried and true for well over 1,000 years, the peppermint plant has been used to naturally freshen breath. This is probably due to the way Peppermint Essential oil kills bacteria and fungus that can lead to cavities or infection.
Focus & Energy:
For a non-toxic alternative to unhealthy energy drinks, take a few whiffs of peppermint essential oil. It helps boost your energy levels and increase your focus. It increases alertness and drives away the feelings of exhaustion and weariness.
By enhancing blood flow, Peppermint Essential oil is great for massaging your scalp and keeping it healthy. Simply incorporate peppermint essential oil in your hair care routine either by adding a few drops to your shampoo, conditioner or hair oil. Leave it on overnight to get the most benefits.
Ditch the chemicals:
Peppermint Essential oil is a natural antiseptic with strong anti-microbial qualities. Peppermint Essential oil kills unsafe surface bacteria and airborne ones while leaving a fresh smell sure to tantalize your senses.
You can add a few drops of Peppermint essential oil to your washing machine or when drying your clothes to make them smell beyond wonderful!