TC Peppermint (50ml)
TC Peppermint (50ml)
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TC Peppermint (50ml)

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Peppermint is a cross between water-mint and spearmint and is native to Europe. Historically, the herb has been known for its medicinal uses, and its impressively long history often gives it the prestigious title as the world’s oldest medicine. Peppermint oil is derived from the leaves of the peppermint plant or Mentha pipertita, a hybrid of the water mint and spearmint plants.

    Botanical Name: Mentha x piperita 

    Plant Part: Herb

    Processing Method: Steam Distilled

    Blends with: BasilBergamot,  EucalyptusLemonLimeMandarin

    Uses:
    • Used in aromatherapy as a carminative/antispasmodic for symptomatic relief of digestive discomfort.
    • Used in aromatherapy as a nervine/calmative.
    • Used in aromatherapy to help relieve colds/cough.
    • Used in aromatherapy to help relieve joint/muscle pain associated with sprain/strain/rheumatoid arthritis.

    Duration of use

    • For occasional use only.

    Recommended dose

    Adults 18 and over:

    Not for oral use. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Topical: Do not use essential oils undiluted. Topical: Rub and/or massage into skin until solution vanishes. Local application (10% or less of body surface area): Mix 4 - 32 drops (0.20 - 1.6 ml) of essential oil in 20 ml of carrier oil. Apply to affected area up to 3 times per day. ,Body massage (more than 10% of the body surface area): Mix 4 - 20 drops (0.20 - 1 ml) of essential oil in 20 ml of carrier oil. Apply once daily. Bath: Add 2 — 8 drops of undiluted essential oil with the same amount of shampoo or liquid soap before adding it to the bath. Mix the water gently. For maximum benefit, remain in the bath for 10 minutes. Use 2 drops of undiluted essential oil the first time and increase by 1 drop per bath up to a maximum of 8 drops. Use once daily. Direct inhalation: Apply 1 — 6 drops of undiluted essential oil to a handkerchief/tissue and inhale occasionally. Up to 3 times per day. Steam inhalation: Add 3 — 12 drops of undiluted essential oil to a bowl of steaming water/facial steamer. Inhale slowly and deeply for 5 to 10 minutes. Up to 3 times per day.

    Cautions and warnings

    • Avoid exposure of applied area(s) to the sun.
    • If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center.
    • If symptoms persist or worsen, consult a health care practitioner.
    • If you have epilepsy or asthma, consult a health care practitioner prior to use.
    • Keep out of reach of children.

    Contraindications

    • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, do not use this product.
    • If you have broken, irritated, or sensitive skin, do not use this product.

    Known adverse reactions

    • If you experience nausea, dizziness, headache or an allergic reaction, discontinue use.

    Recommended storage conditions

    • Store in airtight, light-resistant container at room temperature

    This product has been approved by Health Canada.

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