Peppermint Essential Oil
Peppermint Essential Oil 5 ml
Medical Grade Essential Oil
Botanical name: Mentha piperita
Common method of extraction: steam distillation
Parts used: leaves and flowers
Fragrance: clean, fresh, green, minty, overwhelming, strong
About the plant: Peppermint is a leafy green plant that reaches a height of 1 to 3 feet. It has fragrant leaves and violet flowers.
Spiritual uses: Peppermint can help you to remain truly present and awake during meditation. It is useful for regression therapy, rebirthing, or any practice that requires breathwork to maintain mindfulness to be truly present.
Mental uses: Peppermint helps to wake you up. Inhale this oil when you are experiencing mental fatigue. It’s a great oil to have handy for long drives to maintain alertness.
Emotional uses: Peppermint can help you get in touch with your subconscious and the deep inner feelings you have for yourself and others Use peppermint to sort out your feelings.
Physical uses: Peppermint relieves headaches and congestion. Use it as an aid to stay awake while driving. Peppermint relieves the itching and irritation of mosquito bites. Often used in foot lotion, it refreshes and relieves aching feet.
Therapeutic properties: alterative (mild), analgesic, anesthetic, antibacterial, antibiotic, anticonvulsive, antidepressant, antidiarrheal, antigalactagogic, anti-inflammatory, antineuralgic, antiparasitic, antiphlogistic, antipruritic, antiseptic, antispasmodic (digestive system), antitoxic (gastrointestinal poisoning), antitussive, antiviral, aperitive, aphrodisiac, astringent, carminative, cephalic, cholagogic, cordial, decongestant, depurative, digestive, emmenagogic, febrifugal, hepatic, insecticidal, invigorating, nervine, refrigerant, restorative, stimulative (nervous system), stomachic, sudorific, tonic (heart), uplifting, vasoconstrictor
For your safety: Possible skin irritant. Do not apply to sensitive areas, mucous membranes, or private parts. Keep away from eyes. Use in small quantities. May interfere with efficacy of homeopathic remedies. Do not use if pregnant or nursing.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Aromatherapy and Vibrational Healing by Margaret Ann Lembo
©Margaret Ann Lembo 2015/2016
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