Peppermint Oil is derived from the leaves of Mentha Piperita plant grown in the western part of Uttar Pradesh in India. Peppermint Oil BP (Indian Piperita) is an essential oil which is being used in various applications like perfumes, cosmetics, analgesic balms, ointments, lotions, creams, tooth paste shampoos and conditioners.
Constituents of Peppermint Oil BP (Indian Piperita type) are Alpha Pinene, Beta Pinene, Limonene, Cineole, L-Menthone, Menthafurone, Isomenthone, Menthyl Acetate, Isopulegone, Neo Menthol, L-menthol, Pipretone etc.
- Peppermint Oil BP (Indian Piperita) has a long tradition of medicinal use.
- Peppermint oil is a unique essential oil that for hair regrowth. It can stimulate hair growth because of its ability to increase blood circulation around the scalp.
- A very good refreshing and cooling sensation for hair scalp only consists in peppermint Essential oil.
- with archaeological evidence placing its use at least as far back as ten thousand years ago.