Our pure Peppermint Essential Oil is distilled from the leaves of the peppermint plant. The active compound menthol gives Zen Maitri Peppermint Essential Oil invigorating, cooling and cleansing effects when inhaled and applied topically.
It has a sweet, minty aroma with potent pain-relieving, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, decongestant and antispasmodic properties.
Peppermint Essential Oil is a favourite for relieving congestion, soothing digestion, energising the mind and boosting oral health.
The Health Benefits of Peppermint Essential Oil
Inhaling the fresh aroma of Peppermint Essential Oil invigorates and uplifts your mind and body. It banishes fatigue and headaches to leave you feeling energized, alert and focused.
When diffused and applied topically, Peppermint Essential Oil releases a powerful decongestant vapour. It naturally opens the airways and strengthens the respiratory system. Use it to treat congestion, sinusitis, coughs, allergies, bronchitis, asthma and colds.
The cooling effect of Peppermint Essential Oil makes it an effective after-sun treatment, soothing painful sunburn naturally.
Menthol gives Peppermint Essential Oil natural anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties. It boosts circulation and soothes muscle spasms, sprains and joint inflammation.
Peppermint Essential Oil has carminative properties to soothe the digestive system. It reduces bloating, expels gas and eliminates nausea and indigestion. It's one of the most valuable essential oils for IBS sufferers.
Peppermint Essential Oil, added to toothpaste and mouthwash, kills bacteria in the mouth, improving oral health. Plus, its refreshing aroma sweetens your breath.
Diffuse Peppermint Essential Oil to kill airborne germs, boost immunity and freshen your home.
Peppermint Essential Oil is incredibly versatile. Use its refreshing properties to relieve a stuffy nose, relax aching muscles and clear a headache.
Awaken your senses with the cool, tingling sensation of Zen Maitri Peppermint Essential Oil. Order a bottle today!
Essential oils are very concentrated plant extracts and therefore always need to be diluted before use to apply safely to the skin.
When applying essential oils to the body use these calculations for a 2% or 3% dilution: For a 2% dilution add 40 drops of essential oil to 100ml of carrier oil. For a 3% dilution add 60 drops of essential oil to 100ml of carrier oil.
When applying essential oils to the face use a 0.5% dilution: 5 drops per 100ml of carrier oil. Avoid use near or directly in the eyes.
When adding to bath use the following instructions: For a 2% dilution add 6 drops of essential oil to 15ml (1 tablespoon) of carrier oil For a 3% dilution add 9 drops of essential oil to 15ml (1 tablespoon) of carrier oil
For use in an oil burner or diffuser add 2-3 drops in the water.
Always patch test diluted essential oils on skin for 24 hours if you have sensitive skin.