Peppermint Essential Oil 

Botanical Name - (mentha piperita)
Part of plant used - leaf

Peppermint possesses a powerful menthol which can clear nasal passages, relieve jet lag and nausea. This oil is clearing and comforting. It is a top note and vaporizes quickly.

Emotional Applications

  • to become alert and invigorated
  • to move obstacles in your life

Physical Applications

  • Muscular pain and aches - massage, bath
  • Travel sickness and nausea - inhalation
  • Indigestion, flatulence, colic - massage abdomen clockwise
  • Colds, sinus and flu - steam inhalation
  • Headaches or migraines - use with lavender, cold compress to back of neck
  • Fainting - inhalation
  • Sciatica - massage, bath


  • Do not take internally.
  • Do not use in pregnancy
  • Keep away from eyes