Traditional uses of the oil include helping with the tempory relief of headaches, migraine, and nausea.
Cottage Peppermint Oil may also be beneficial in helping to relive the symptons of colds and bronchial coughs.
Peppermint oil is known for its refreshing and cooling properties.
Place 3 drops of oil onto a tissue and inhale as required.
Add 3 drops to a bowl of hot water; cover head and inhale for 5-10 minutes - do not cover head if asthmatic
Add 2 drops to 5ml (1 teaspoon) of carrier oil and massage into chest and neck
Peppermint oil is the extracted and distilled oil from the peppermint herb. Known for its multiple natural health benefits and medicinal uses Peppermint extract is, amongst many things used for treating indigestion and irritable bowel syndrome, headache, nausea, and fever. Said to be helpful in removing gas, and even in treating toothache and bad breath due to its antiseptic properties.
Peppermint oil contains numerous minerals and nutrients including manganese, iron, magnesium, calcium, folate, potassium and copper. It also contains omega-3 fatty acids, Vitamin A and Vitamin C.
Like other essential oils, such as Lavender, peppermint oil can soothe anxiety and restlessness and offer relief from stress and mental exhaustion due to its invigorating smell.
Peppermint Oil has also been said to be used as a repellent to mice, by placing a couple of drops onto a cotton ball, and leaving them in areas around the house or office, of concern.
Please do be mindful on how you use Peppermint Oil and take note of the cautions listed below.
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KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY
NOT TO BE TAKEN
AVOID CONTACT WITH EYES
IF SKIN IRRITATION OCCURS, DISCONTINUE USE
NOT TO BE USED DURING PREGNANCY
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All oils have child tamper closures.
All oils are manufactured here in Australia and we are an Australian owned company.
If symptons or coughing persists, consult your healthcare professional.