peppermint essential oil
The Peppermint essential oil is one of the mostly used varieties in cosmetics for its purifying and invigorating virtues.
Origin & history
Peppermint, or Mentha x piperita, is a perennial herb that grows like an aromatic leafy carpet. The serrated leaves, give off a powerful menthol fragrance when rubbed. Peppermint has been one of the most widely used herbal medicines for a very long time. Dried peppermint leaves have been found in the Egyptian pyramids; proof of its very ancient use.
Origin : India
Beauty & well-being
The peppermint is one of the most used essential oil in the cosmetics industry:
- It is known for its purifying and invigorating properties.
- Thanks to its refrigerant efficiency, it soothes skin after shaving
- Tonic and refreshing, it is also used for cleaning face product: it seals pores and restores clearness and vitality to the skin.
- Stimulating for your skin in case of tiredness.