Peppermint is a hybrid of the water mint (Mentha aquatiaca) and the green mint (Mentha spicata) obtained in 1696 in England by crossing wild species. From England, peppermint cultivation spread to Europe and Africa.
Strongly refreshing, sharp and cool.
Folk medicine properties
Stimulates, cools, refreshes, relieves fatigue, eases breathing, relieves muscle tension.
Invigorating, helps improve mood.
Good essential oil for bath and sauna.
Essential oil is suitable for fragrance stones, humidifiers and aroma lamps.
For skin care aromatherapy, add to bath water 2-6 drops. For relaxing massage. dilute up to 5 drops with 10 ml of base oil to massage oil.
Also suitable for scenting laundry by adding it to the dryer or to washing machine.
Ingredients INCI: Mentha arvensis
NB! Do not use essential oils without dilution. Keep oils out of the reach of children. Do not use internally.
The information on essential oils on the Signe Seebid page comes from public sources and references to properties and effects are based solely on aromatherapy and folk medicine and therefore the seller cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information.