Peppermint Essential Oil (Mentha piperita)
USDA Organic Certified
Country of Origin: India
Oil Characteristics : Clear liquid with a very lightly yellow color. Penetrating smell with strongly spicy, minty and camphoric notes.
Properties : Anti-infectious, antibacterial, antiviral+++, antifungal, anti-parasitic, tonic and stimulant+++ (cardiotonic, hypertensive, uterotonic, enterotonic, digestive stimulant, antiemetic, stomachic, liver tonic, liver cells regenerating, cholagogue, choleretic, pancreatic stimulant, neurotonic and equilibrating), anti-catarrhal, expectorant and mucolytic, analgesic, anesthetic+++, intestinal and urinary anti-inflammatory, prostatic decongestant, hormone-like, emmenagogue (ovary regulation)
Indications: Liver-pancreas insufficiency+++, indigestion, dyspepsia, vomiting, motion sickness, aerophagia, aerocoly, viral hepatitis, cirrhosis, biliary colic, inflammatory and spasmodic colitis, ulcer, gastro duodenal atony, gastralgia, enteralgy, yellow fever, cystitis, prostatitis, renal colic, neurovegetative dystonia, asthenia, migraine, headache+++, herpes zoster, viral neuritis (ex., optical nerve), neuralgia, sciatitis++, pruritus (urticaria, eczema)++, rhinitis, sinusitis, otitis and laryngitis, vision disorders (of circulatory origin), erethism (hyper-excitability of an organ), hypotension and lipothymia, tendinitis, hot flashes related to menopause
Energetic and Emotional Effect: Peppermint is a general stimulant. Applied on the third eye chakra, it is inspiring and stimulates creativity while enhancing will and activity (solar plexus). Peppermint has a high level of compatibility with spruce. Peppermint’s energy soothes frictions and works on the barriers impeding the assimilation of new information. Symbolically, it allows the digestion of new thoughts and beliefs. Besides, peppermint contributes to chasing fears away from the mental body; it calms mental chattering and dissipates confusion.
SAFETY DATA AND CONTRAINDICATIONS
May cause skin or mucous membrane irritation. Avoid using with children under five years—can be neurotoxic when applied near the face. Contraindicated in case of cardiac fibrillation and for G6PD deficiency. There is a perception that menthol-rich oils can potentially affect blood clotting, but according to Robert Tisserand, it is not sufficient to be cautioned against anticoagulant medication.
We do not recoomend internal use of essential oils
Lot B-MEPIIND08S (2018/07)
Monoterpenol: l menthol (41,70 %)
Monoterpenone: menthone (25,16 %)
Terpene Oxide: 1.8 cineole (4,66 %)
Peppermint (Mentha piperita) Essential Oil
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