We are supper excited about the recent launch of Thursday Plantation peppermint oil, and to celebrate we are going to share some of our favourite uses for this amazingly versatile liquid! From natural bug repellant to appetite suppressant, fever reducer to muscle pain reliever, peppermint oil is a great essential oil to keep on hand!

As one of the oldest European herbs used for medicinal purposes, peppermint oil is well known for its cooling, calming sensations. Derived by steam distillation of the leaves, peppermint is actually a hybrid of spearmint and water mint, with the most active ingredients being menthol and menthone.

The benefits of peppermint oil are numerous. Often used in aromatherapy, it also serves as an effective topical and oral treatment. Common uses include relief of stomach aches, headaches, muscle tension, respiratory congestion relief, as well as improved mental focus and boosted energy levels.

Want to learn about how to use it? Here’s a quick reference guide to help you discover the many ways you can use peppermint oil everyday! Thanks Dr. Axe!

Whether you are looking for an alternative to chemical treatments for these various ailments or just love the scent of peppermint, it makes sense to include it in your medicine cabinet.

At Thursday Plantation, we know how valuable this little oil is.

You can stock up today by visiting www.thursdayplantationcanada.ca.