Peppermint oil is extracted from Mentha piperita of the Labiatae family also known as brandy mint and balm mint.
Latin Name Mentha piperita
Plant Family Labiate
Extraction Method steam distilled from the flowering tops and leaves.
Country of Origin USA
With Fresh minty top notes . Hints of camphor.
As a blended massage oil or diluted in the bath, peppermint oil can assist with colic, cramps, back pain, catarrh, colitis, circulation, constipation, coughs, sweaty and tired feet, flatulence, headaches, muscular pains, cramps and spasms, neuralgia, nausea, rheumatism and mental fatigue, skin that is red, irritated and itchy, as well as other inflammatory conditions.
Cautions - Do not use during pregnancy during fertility treatement.
Avoid use if you suffer with hypertension or sensitive skin.