Our essential oil is steam distilled from the herb’s leaves and flowering tops, from the Mentha Arvensis plant in India. It contains approx. 85% menthol which is the highest of all the different types of Peppermint. We need between 100 kg and 150 kg leaves to receive 1.kg of essential oil.
Peppermint is well known for centuries to help by digestive problems.
Mint essential oil is useful for all sorts of digestive upsets such as indigestion and nausea . For respiratory problems such as congestion, bronchitis and asthma, and for relieving headaches, migraines and muscular aches and pains mint is also helpful.
Mint essential oil has an ultra-cooling sensation when used in blends for the skin. It can help to soothe itching, rashes and eczema and can also assist in the healing of wounds.
Mint has a refreshing and stimulating effect which can help to increase alertness and aid concentration. Emotionally and energetically, peppermint essential oil awakens and refreshes the senses, often helping to promote self-confidence and stimulate new ideas and creativity.
Add one drop of this refreshing essential oil on a tissue or natural stone and put it on your desk during a long intensive meeting.When you have to drive the car if you are tired. The mint will help you to refresh your mind.
Avoid during pregnancy and with children under 7 years old. Use it in a low percentage.
Don’t use mint when you are using homeopathy.
Mentha Piperita L.
Part used for production
Menthol, terpenes, mentheen, fellandreen, linoleen.
A typical minty aroma