Common Name: Cornmint, Peppermint Arvensis
Botanical Name: Mentha Arvensis
Plant Part: Herb
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Common Uses: Useful in soothing nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, indigestion, irritable bowel, and bloating. Its fragrance also works to control appetite and lessen the impulse to overeat. It has a cooling effect and vasoconstrictor properties - when included in a cream or lotion, it can help to ease the sting of sunburn, reduce redness of inflamed skin, reduce itchiness and cool down the skin. Also due to its strong smell, it has the effect to refresh and awaken. Can also be used as a mild insect repellent for ants, flies, mosquitoes and cockroaches.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Description: Sharp, penetrating mint scent
Caution: Non-toxic and non-irritant at low doses, but sensitization to menthol may occur. Avoid during pregnancy.
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