Peppermint, Mentha piperita
Pure Essential Oil
Obtained by steam distillation from the partially dried plant. Pale yellow oil with a fresh strong minty odour.
Main Components: menthol, menthone, cineole.
analgesic, anaesthetic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, nervine, decongestant, stomachic, vasoconstrictor.
Applications*: muscle and joint pain, insect bites, myalgia, dyspepsia, nausea, stomach pains, diarrhoea, stimulates lymphatic system, mental fatigue, headache, cold, inflammation, sinus congestion, skin tonic.
Safety data: non-toxic, non-irritant, keep away from eyes.