Piperita Mentha oil is a member of the Lamiaceae family. This oil has a highly penetrating, grassy-minty camphoraceous odour and is classed as a top note. Piperita blends well with citrus, earthy, herby, minty and woodsy oils.
Piperita Mentha contains anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic and astringent properties. It is known to be excellent for muscular and joint pain, headaches, increasing energy levels and nausea.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.
|Botanical Name||Mentha piperita|
|Plant Part||Flowering Herb|
|Colour||Pale off white to light yellow|
|Scent||Peppermint has a sharp, penetrating mint scent based on its high menthol content.|
|Blends With||Citrus, earthy, herby, minty and woodsy oils.|