Botanical name: Mentha arvensis
Common name: Peppermint arvensis, Cornmint
Plant part: Flowering herb
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Common uses: Peppermint essential oil has been known to help relieve symptoms of headaches and migraines when used on a cold compress and applied to the temples.
Strength of aroma: Strong
Aromatic scent: : Refreshing, sharp, piercing, menthol.
Caution: Mentha arvensis is considered toxic as it has a higher Pulegone content. Avoid during pregnancy.