Essential Oil Characteristics
The Peppermint essential oil has a pale greenish or yellow liquid complexion with a highly penetrating, minty-grassy camphoraceous aroma.
The essential oil blends well with Basil, Balsam, Black Pepper, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemon, Sweet Marjoram, Niaouli, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper Berry, Pine, Ravensara aromatica, Rosemary, Tea Tree & Other Mints.
Peppermint essential oil has a thin consistency.
Peppermint essential oil contains 29-48% of menthol, 20-31% of menthyl acetate, limonene, menthofuran, cineol, pulegone, among others.
Peppermint essential oil has a hot, minty, herbaceous aroma with a vegetative back note.
Perfumery Note: Top
Strength of Initial Aroma: Strong
Botanical Name and Family
Botanical Name: Mentha Piperita
Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
Synonyms: Brandy Mint, Balm Mint
Serving Size: 1 Drop
Servings Per Container: 250
Amount Per Serving: % DV*
Daily Value (DV) not established
Peppermint Flower: 60 mg