Peppermint Essential Oil
With its invigorating aroma, peppermint is a family favourite. The powerful and refreshing minty scent may help to enhance alertness and awaken consciousness.
Peppermint has earned a reputation as one of the most versatile essential oils in the world. It is widely used as part of conventional medicine and aromatherapy.
Peppermint has traditionally been used for its analgesic properties and has been known to be beneficial in relieving muscular aches and pains. Aromatically, it helps enliven the senses and promotes a feeling of energy.
This uplifting essential oil is well-known for its natural anti-inflammatory properties. It is particularly useful in helping relieve tension headaches, as it is cooling and antispasmodic.
Emotionally, this essential oil is stimulating and promotes positivity. Peppermint is also used for its anti-nausea properties.
The familiar scent of Candy Canes makes Peppermint a family favourite to diffuse during Christmas time and the holiday season. However, it is an essential oil that can be used all year round.
Peppermint is a very strong essential oil and should be used sparingly. Do not use it topically during pregnancy.