It stimulates, refreshes, cools, restores and uplifts mind and body. Add to a massage blend for the digestive system. Excellent for refreshing tired head and feet. Caution: Avoid in pregnancy and lactation.
(USA) - Steam distilled from the whole plant and having a rich candy-cane like aroma. Peppermint has long been grown in the Midwest USA and is some the highest quality in the world. Traditionally used for asthma, bronchitis, flavorings, and for migrane headaches. Reputed to be analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and anitviral.
(Mentha piperita) This herb has a very minty, fresh, clean and hot scent to it and is only one of the 30 species of mint. Its origin is a bit of a mystery and only became popular in Western Europe in the 18th century. Highly valued by the early Greeks and Romans, it has also been found inside Egyptian pyramids dating as early as 1000 BC. It is a sedative and benefits nervous disorders and helps to relieve headaches. It also can improve mouth conditions such as swollen gums and toothaches. Peppermint tea helps with indigestion and is known for its therapeutic values relieving colic, flatulence and bloating. Peppermint is a stimulant, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, tonic, restorative and carminative type of herb.
Latin name: Mentha piperita. Family name: Labiatae. Peppermint oil is distilled from the leaves and flowering tops of the plant and is grown in the US. It has a sweet, mint aroma. Herbalists in ancient Greece and Rome used peppermint for nearly every ailment. Some traditional uses: for energy, and brighter mood, reducing pain, to help breathing, decongestant, improve mental clarity and memory. Peppermint may irritate sensitive skin and should be avoided during pregnancy. Emotional profile: for shock, overwork, apathy, helplessness. Blends with: rosemary, eucalyptus, lemon, marjoram, and lavender. Wake Up!!! bar, Respiration Remedy products, Mint Tingle bar
Mentha piperita Peppermint has a variety of benefits for the mind and body. For the body, it is cooling, relieves pain, reduces inflammation, helps breathing, soothes itchy skin, and much more. For the mind, it is known to be uplifting, improve clarity, sharpen the senses and is energizing and reviving. Products Found In: Morning Mint Soap, Foot Rescue Balm, Muscle / Joint Balm, Muscle Rescue Bath Salts, Minty Lip Rescue Balm, Rosemary Circulation Soap.
(Mentha piperita) Stimulant Action: Muscle Relaxant The oil is derived by distillation of the leaves and flowering tops of the plant. The principal constituents are menthol (30-70%), terpenes (limonene, etc.), menthone and tannin. This well known scent has powerful psychological effects, namely stimulating and refreshing the central nervous system. It is therefore an excellant oil for fatigue and emotional stress. Other uses for the oil include as a weak antiseptic, as a mosquito repellent, to relieve toothaches and migraine headaches and as a mouthwash and in toothpaste's.
A popular aromatic herb containing menthol. Herbalists recommend peppermint internally as a digestive aid and treatment for motion sickness, dizziness, diarrhea, morning sickness, colds, cough, flu, headache, fever and insomnia.
( Mentha piperita) Used by the ancient Greeks and Romans to flavor sauces and wines, today peppermint lends its flavor to our Comforting Tea Bags. Its cool, minty oil also adds refreshing aroma and a tingling sensation to our PeppymintTM and Aveda lip colors.
A plant that has been used in traditional medicine in many parts of the world to relieve indigestion, cough, sore throat, headache, abdominal cramping, and gas. Also called brandy mint, lamb mint, and lammint. Latin name: Mentha piperita.
To dream of peppermint, denotes pleasant entertainments and interesting affairs. To see it growing, denotes that you will participate in some pleasure in which there will be a dash of romance. To enjoy drinks in which there is an effusion of peppermint, denotes that you will enjoy assignations with some attractive and fascinating person. To a young woman, this dream warns her against seductive pleasures.
of the bark, when the dead bark is persistent, relatively short-fibred, firm, interlaced and finely fissured longitudinally; of the leaf oils, detected when a strong peppermint smell is obtained by crushing the leaves