Peppermint Essential Oil
Peppermint (mentha piperita) essential oil.
Aroma: Strong minty sweet aroma with a sharp penetrating scent based on its high menthol content
Benefit: Stimulating, Uplifting
Main Constituents: L-Menthol 28-40%, L-Menthone 18-25%
Plant Part: Leaves & Aerial Parts
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
For external use only. Essential oils are very highly concentrated and potent. Dilute properly before use. Some oils may cause skin irritation. It is recommended to perform a patch test before use.
Avoid contact with mucus membranes and eyes. If any essential oils have contacted your eye, wash out with a vegetable oil such as olive oil, not water.
Keep out of reach of children, the elderly, and pets. If pregnant, suffering from any medical condition, or taking medication, consult a health care practitioner before use.
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