Native to Europe, Peppermint is most likely a cross between the Water Mint and Spearmint plants.
Native to Europe, Peppermint is most likely a cross between the Water Mint and Spearmint plants. Peppermint Oil has been used for centuries in many health and culinary applications including candy, chewing gum and oral care products. The primary component of Peppermint Oil is menthol which is a powerful ingredient in rubs for the chest or for sore muscles. Peppermint is known for its invigorating aroma and its dual cooling / warming effect. Our Peppermint Oil is 100% pure and is steam distilled from the tops of the Mentha piperita plant. Here are some suggested uses for Peppermint Oil:
1) Use in aromatherapy by adding to car diffusers, misters or vaporizers.
2) Put a few drops on a moist cloth and apply to the back of the neck or forehead for a feeling of cooling refreshment.
3) For an extra refreshing bath, add a few drops to the bathwater.
4) Add a few drops to our De La Cruz?Sweet Almond Oil to make a soothing and aromatic massage oil.