Cornmint Essential Oil


Cornmint Essential Oil


100% Pure & Natural Cornmint Essential Oil

Botanical Name: mentha arvensis

Cornmint is known to chase away feelings of inferiority and help a person be more open. Often confused with Peppermint, Cornmint tends to be less sweet than Peppermint, but warm and pleasant.

Not a well-known oil, you may want to take some time to get to know Cornmint. Diffuse to uplift mood, blend into bath oil, or drop into your detergent.

Uses of Cornmint Essential Oil
  • Rodents and bugs do not like Cornmint, so it is a natural repellant.
  • Cornmint, because if its high menthol properties and cool feel, is perfect for homemade foot spray.
  • This oil is often used in soaps, household cleansers and detergents.
  • If searching for a cooling oil for your massage oil or lotion, consider Cornmint.
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History and Background

Cornmint is used in Eastern and Chinese medicine and is also known as field mint or wild mint. Cornmint, with its high concentration of menthol, is often grown and harvested for the production of menthol.

Physical Description

This oil is pale yellow to greenish in color and thin in consistency.

Aromatic Description

Green, minty, warm, camphor-like aroma

Biological Makeup and Components

Menthol, menthone, isomenthonementhyl, piperitone, menthofuran, limonene, pulegone, cineol

Extraction Technique

Steam distilled from flowers and leaves

Information for Aromatherapists

Cornmint essential oil is a top note and blends well with Basil, Benzoin, Black Pepper, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Naiouli, Orange, Pine, Ravensara, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Vanilla, other mint oils and citrus oils. Do not use in large concentrations.

Our Cornmint essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.

  • With its high amount of menthol, it may cause skin irritation.
  • Always dilute in carrier. Patch test before using on skin.
  • Any person with a history of plant or food allergies should read ingredients before using.
  • For external use only. Do not ingest.
  • If you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness, we strongly suggest you consult a medical professional prior to using this essential oil.
  • Always keep essential oils out of reach of infants and children.
  • Keep this oil tightly closed and in room temperature or cooler spot.
Additional Safety Information


All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.

These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.

Keep all oils tightly closed and cool. Always keep out of reach of children.

The information provided on this web site is compiled from common knowledge and is intended for your general knowledge only and has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.