Origin : France
Part used : Aerial part
Latin name: Mentha piperita Hydrosol from controlled organic agriculture: control BE-BIO-01. Distilled with spring water - 100% natural, pure, preservative-free hydrosol Average pH 6 Characteristic odour without the intensity of the essential oil Stable for 1 year Quality: food Concentration: all our hydrosols are grade 1, i.e. 1 kilo of plants are distilled for 1 litre of water, which ensures a quality hydrosol, rich in active ingredients and with an intense fragrance. Presentation Organic Peppermint Hydrosol provides all the benefits of peppermint without the intensity of the essential oil. The water-soluble menthol and menthone are very noticeable in this hydrosol, without the need to take the precautions required when using essential oil. This is a very good example of a hydrosol whose biochemical profile does not betray that of the essential oil while providing a sweetness that allows for unrestricted use. Properties Organic peppermint hydrosol is famous for its digestive action. Internally, it soothes colic, burning, reflux and sensitive intestines. Depurative and antifermentary. In association with Roman chamomile hydrosol for parasitosis. A mixture of equal parts of water and hydrosol can be used in small doses to combat motion sickness. Can be used as an energy drink, appreciated by students and people who are overworked: it stimulates the mind while calming the nervous system. Caution: peppermint hydrosol seems to potentiate the action of alcohol and energizing plants. Facial lotion for tired, overworked skin. Healing. Soothes skin damaged by the sun. Similar to essential oil, it refreshes literally and figuratively. One of the most pleasant ways to use it is to connect a misting pump to the bottle: direct the misting towards the sun-damaged face, towards legs weighed down by the heat, towards the armpits... When making your own cosmetics, the soothing and refreshing action of this hydrosol will be suitable for hair lotions, aftershave fluids, etc. Packaging of 200 ml: aluminium outer bottle, Bisphenol A free resin inner bottle, for an optimal health balance (no transfer) and CO2 balance (light and reusable at will). Packaging per litre: PET, inert rigid plastic on condition that it is not reused, to be recycled after the first use. Internal use: 1 to 2 tablespoons in 1 litre of water.