LOTUS OILS - Peppermint Essential Oil 10ml
Peppermint oils are derived from the peppermint plant, a cross between water mint and spearmint, that thrives in Europe and North America. Preparations for extracting peppermint essential oil begin with the leaves and flowering tops of the plant, where menthol, peppermint’s primary active component, is extracted.
Botanical name: Mentha Piperita
Plant part: Herb
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Country of Origin: India
Common uses: Peppermint has traditionally been used for its analgesic properties and has been known to be beneficial in relieving muscular aches and pains.
Strengh of aroma: Strong
Aromatic scent: Strong, fresh grassy-minty aroma.
Caution: Non-toxic and non-irritant. May cause sensitisation in some induviduals. Avoid during pregnancy.
Great Essential Oil to use in Soap Making!