Peppermint just happens to be one of those well-loved but simultaneously affordable scents. Not only is it popular, it’s incredibly versatile. Here are seven fun and simple ways to use this refreshing essential oil, so you can get more bang for your buck (and make everything smell fresh and minty in the process!).
7 Ways To Use Peppermint Essential Oil
1. In The Car
Add a few drops to a small diffuser and store it in your car. It will add a little minty freshness wherever you go! Our Terra Cotta Pendant Diffusers are perfect for hanging in small spaces.
2. DIY Cleaner
You can put this fresh scent to work in homemade cleaners or room sprays. Try adding it to this toilet bomb recipe for a minty powder room!
3. In The Shower
Because Peppermint Essential Oil is so powerful, it’s one of our favorite essential oils to use in the morning to help wake up and get ready for our day. Add a few drops to a cotton ball or washcloth and place the scented cotton ball in the bottom of the shower. The steam from the warm water will spread this bright scent around the room!
4. Diffuse It
5. DIY Body Butter
There’s something wonderful about body care concoctions that are both minty and creamy. This Peppermint Cloud Body Butter Recipe is one of our staff and customer favorites and will make your dry skin swoon!
6. DIY Chest Rub
Peppermint Essential Oil is a cooling, soothing, and herbaceous addition to your homemade chest rubs. Get started with this winter time remedy.
7. DIY Lip Balm
Many people don’t realize how easy it is to make little body care wonders like lip balm. They're easily customizable so that you can enjoy your favorite scents, but we think you’ll especially like our recipe for Peppermint Cocoa Lip Balm which gives you that quintessential fusion of chocolate and mint for a tasty treat that makes lips smile!
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