All About Peppermint

The peppermint plant is a hybrid of watermint and spearmint and was first described by Carl Linneaus in 1753. A high menthol content—like that found in the dōTERRA Peppermint essential oil—distinguishes the best quality Peppermint from other products. Frequently used in toothpaste and chewing gum for oral health, Peppermint also helps to alleviate occasional stomach upset and promotes healthy respiratory function Peppermint continues to be one of the best-selling favorites among dōTERRA essential oils. According to the emotions and essential oils book by Daniel Mcdonald Peppermint is the Oil of a Buoyant Heart “Peppermint brings joy and buoyancy to the heart and soul. It invigorates body, mind and spirit and reminds individuals that life can be happy and there is nothing to fear”.

USES

• Use a drop of Peppermint in water for a healthy, refreshing mouth rinse- do not swallow.
• Add two to three drops to your favorite smoothie recipe for a refreshing twist.

• Place one drop in palm of hand with one drop Wild Orange and one drop Frankincense and inhale for a mid-day pick-me-up.

PRIMARY BENEFITS
• Promotes healthy respiratory function and clear breathing
• Promotes digestive health
• Repels bugs naturally

DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with dōTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.

Plant Part:
Whole plant
Extraction Method:
Steam distillation
Aromatic Description:
Minty, hot, herbaceous
Main Chemical Components:
Menthol

You can purchase at retail prices from www.mydoterra.com/healthybellyhappymind however this oil is also part of the home essentials kit which makes it accessible at below wholesale prices. The home essentials kit comes with our 10 most popular oils, free wholesale membership, a free diffuser plus access to my private members group and complete support from me to get the most out of your oils. This is by far the most cost effective option. Email amy@healthybellyhappymind.com for more information. I look forward to supporting you on your journey to a healthier home and lifestyle.

*This product is not intended to cure, diagnose, treat or prevent disease. Please refer to safety instructions prior to use.

by Amy

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