Peppermint (Mentha arvensis) Essential Oil
Botanical name: Mentha piperita
Source: leaves, flower tops
Extraction: steam distillation
Safety: Possible irritant to sensitive skin. Avoid use during pregnancy.
Characteristics: Great for headaches, aches and pains.
Smells like: Strong, refreshing almost sharp
Fun facts: The botanical name ‘mentha’, originates from Greek mythology. Pluto, the god of the dead, fell in love with Menthe, a beautiful nymph. Pluto’s goddess-wife Persephone became jealous and changed Menthe into a plant. Pluto couldn’t bring her back to life, so he gave her plant a fragrant smell.
-100% pure and natural, with no additives. Stringently tested.
-hand poured in Australia
-use for aromatherapy, oil burners & body oils