Botanical Species: Mentha piperita
To refresh tired feet, try blending 4 drops of Peppermint with 10 ml of Sweet Almond oil and massaging this well into the feet. For maximum benefit, the feet can then be soaked in warm or cool water for 10 minutes and patted dry.
Peppermint is a useful addition to massage blends to aid digestion. Try 2 drops of Peppermint in a teaspoon of Grapeseed oil – massage into the abdomen using clockwise strokes.
Subtle Aromatherapy: Peppermint acts on the ego, dispelling pride. It is recommended to help overcome feelings of inferiority. It is associated with cleanliness and assists people who wish to live an ethical life. Peppermint oil enhances concentration and works on another level to facilitate the digestion of new ideas. It is the type of oil that enhances our receptive capacities on mental and spiritual levels and is beneficial for those in need of inspiration and insight.
Caution: Peppermint should not be used during early pregnancy.
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