Essential Oil PEPPERMINT is a general stimulant: both tonic for the digestive system and helps to fight against mental fatigue. It is also an excellent remedy for motion sickness.

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Peppermint is the result of a cross between two varieties of mint (Water and Green). It is a plant magnet moist soils in temperate regions and whose pink and purple flowers give off a slightly peppery smell. These are the flowers that are used to extract the essential oil by steam distillation of water.

peppermint oil
Family: Lamiaceae
plant used: aerial parts
biochemical specifics: menthol (45%), (iso) menthone (28%)
Origin: France

Properties of the essential oil of peppermint

Essential Oil PEPPERMINT MINT helps tone the digestive system after a heavy meal and prevents bloating, constipation ... It also helps fight mental fatigue and migraines. Finally, it proves invaluable in sickness.

Results of Oil of Peppermint

The HE Peppermint is very versatile:

- Anti-emetic and stomachic (stomach ache).
- Analgesic.
- General and neurotonic stimulant.
- Useful after antibiotic treatment.

Its effectiveness is quick: well used, it quickly brings a feeling of relief and well-being.

Tips for using the essential oil of peppermint

Oral: *** By the skin ** Distribution: ** (low dose; aggressive for the eyes)

Oral (digestive system): 1 drop on a neutral tablet to be taken 3 times daily for 7 days.

Subcutaneously (headaches): Pure or diluted in vegetable oil, massage 3 times daily 2 drops of essential oil of peppermint.

Nausea with spasms:
1 drop of essential oil of peppermint + 1 drop of essential oil of lemon on a neutral tablet.

Nervous Exhaustion:
1 drop of essential oil of peppermint + 1 drop of essential oil Ravensare on a neutral tablet.

Post-treatment antibiotics
1 drop of essential oil of peppermint + 1 drop of essential oil of lemon or dill essential oil on a neutral tablet, 4 times daily.

Headache :
1 drop of essential oil of peppermint applied to the forehead and temples (dermal). Attention to eyes!

Bad breath (adults)
1 drop of essential oil of peppermint + 1 drop of essential oil of dill herb + 1 drop of essential oil of cardamom, 2 drops of this mixture on a neutral tablet as needed.

Headache (adults)
1 drop of essential oil of peppermint + 1 drop of essential oil of red myrtle, 1 drop of this mix in local application on the painful area.

It is also a tonic in atmospheric diffusion: 5% essential oil of peppermint and 95% essential oil of Lemon.

Precautions of Peppermint Essential Oil

- Nerve high dose

- Do not use in topical use in children, especially near the nose and respiratory tract because it can cause spasms of the larynx or bronchial tubes that can cause choking and seizures

- Not recommended for children, pregnant or breastfeeding women

- Allergy possible menthol

- 2 g of essential oil of peppermint can lead to loss of reflexes and bulbar palsy

- In high doses can cause headache, bradycardia, tremor, ataxia, and insomnia

- Do not use in case of cardiovascular disorders

- No oral together with a homeopathic treatment

- Prohibits people with epilepsy

- Forbidden to asthmatics without the advice of an allergist

Remarks by Oil of Peppermint

It is a hybrid mint grown in Europe, North America and Russia. Its smell is powerful, its pungent and refreshing flavor. There are two biochemical characteristics; one containing predominantly menthol is the best, the other mainly containing menthone is not recommended for self-medication.
The Mint is often falsified by Mentha arvensis var. piperascens produced in large quantities by China and Brazil for extraction of menthol; its smell is much coarser than Mentha piperita but also its refreshing taste. Peppermint is a sparkling HE can make people a little pranksters!

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