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Peppermint has an invigorating and fresh mint aroma. This amazing and versatile essential oil has been widely studied for its potential health benefits and for its ability to enhance mental acuity. It is also known for its impressive support of digestive functions. * Peppermint is native to Europe and is a hybrid of the wintergreen and spearmint plants. Growing to approximately 2 feet tall, peppermint plants bloom from July through August, sprouting tiny, purple flowers in whorls and terminal spikes. Preparations for extracting peppermint essential oil begin with the leaves and flowering tops of the plant, where menthol”peppermint's primary active component”is extracted.
One of the oldest and most highly regarded herbs for soothing digestion *
Supports digestive efficiency *
May improve taste and smell when inhaled *
May improve concentration and mental acuity *
Who Should Take Peppermint Essential Oil?
Individuals seeking a natural way to soothe muscles *
Those looking to fill the air with a fresh, energizing aroma
Those looking for a lift in mental acuity and concentration *
Anyone seeking natural support for proper digestive function *
Did You Know?
The term “mint” is from the Greek name Mintha, a mythological nymph transformed into a plant by the goddess Persephone after she learned of her husband Pluto's love for her.
Alan Hirsch, MD, studied peppermint's ability to directly affect the brain's satiety center, which triggers a sensation of fullness after meals. *
You can mix a 15-ml bottle of peppermint essential oil into a 5-gallon can of paint to dispel the fumes.