Peppermint China (Cornmint) Essential Oil
- Product Code: EO-P04
- Availability: In Stock
- Ex Tax: £2.00
Cornmint (Mentha arvensis) is smaller in size than the Peppermint herb and is native to Europe, China and Japan.
The essential oil is steam distilled from the herb's leaves and flowering tops, and contains approx 85% menthol which is the highest of all the different types of Peppermint.
- Species: Mentha arvensis
- Plant family: Lamiaceae
- Origin: China
- Note: Middle
- Extraction method: Steam distilled
Use in only small amounts in the bath and on the skin. Avoid during pregnancy and with children under 7.
Cormint essential oil has an ultra-cooling sensation when used in blends for the skin. It can help to soothe itching, rashes and eczema and can also assist in the healing of wounds.
Cornmint has a refreshing and stimulating effect which can help to increase alertness and aid concentration. Also useful for alleviating fatigue and shock.
Cornmint essential oil is useful for all sorts of digestive upsets such as indigestion, nausea and even IBS. Also useful for respiratory problems such as congestion, bronchitis and asthma, and for relieving headaches, migraines and muscular aches and pains.
Blends well with:
Eucalyptus, Lavender, Rosewood, Sandalwood