Essential Oils / Aroma Therapy Oils

Mentha Piperita Oil

Product Name:
Mentha Piperita Oil
Botanical name:
Mentha piperita.
Family:
Lamiaceae
Description & extraction:
PEPPERMINT (Mentha piperita) is a popular herb that can be used in numerous forms (ie, oil, leaf, leaf extract, and leaf water). Peppermint oil has the most uses, and use data on the oil are considered relevant to the leaf extract formulations as well.


Chemical Components:
The chemical composition of the essential oil from peppermint (Mentha x piperita L.) was analyzed by GC/FID and GC-MS. The main constituents were menthol (40.7%) and menthone (23.4%). Further components were (+/-)-menthyl acetate, 1,8-cineole, limonene, beta-pinene and beta-caryophyllene.








Appearance:
Fluid liquid
Colour:
Yellow to Pale Yellow colour
Odour:
Typical odour of Eugenol

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