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
IndiaHistory 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 aromaBiological Makeup and Components
Menthol, menthone, isomenthonementhyl, piperitone, menthofuran, limonene, pulegone, cineolExtraction Technique
Steam distilled from flowers and leavesInformation 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.Cautions
All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.
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