Botanical name: Mentha piperita
Distillation Method: steam
Suggested aromatherapy uses: for shock, overwork, apathy, helplessness,for energy, and brighter mood
Suggested uses: drop at temples to reduce headache, reducing pain, to help breathing, improve mental clarity and memory, cooling, analgesic, antispasmodic, anesthetic, decongestant, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, insecticide and stimulant
Fragrance:strongly piercing, refreshing, minty, very herbaceous aroma
Usage warnings: Should be kept away from eyes, likely to irritate skin and mucous membranes. Best avoided by pregnant women and nursing mothers as it may discourage flow of milk. May antidote homeopathic remedies.