Peppermint Essential Oil
Peppermint Essential Oil is one of many essential
oils used in aromatherapy.
Essential oils are generally used in very small quantities, e.g. measured as a small number of drops of the essential oil in a larger quantity of an appropriate carrier oil.
|Method of Extraction:||Steam distillation from the peppermint herb when in flower.|
|Source locations:||Cultivated worldwide|
More about Aromatherapy:
- What is Aromatherapy ?
- History of Aromatherapy
- Massage Therapy and an overview of Massage Techniques
- Carrier oils vs. Essential Oils (article)
- Individual pages about carrier oils and essential oils
For more information see also books about aromatherapy.