Peppermint, CO2 Select Extract

Mentha piperita
Botanical name Mentha piperita
Suggested Use Aromatherapy, Perfumery, Cosmetics, Soapmaking, Candle Crafting
Origin Various
Extraction Method CO2 Select Extract
Cultivation Conventional
Plant Part Leaves
Note Fresh, minty

Product Overview

Colour and Appearance: Peppermint CO2 Select Extract is transparent and fluid extract with a light yellow color.

Composition: Includes (cuticular) waxes, fatty acids and 80-85% essential oil with menthol (25-40%), up to 40% menthone, up to 15% menthyl acetate, isomenthone and β-caryophyllene, 1,8 cineole, isomenthol, neomenthol and germacrene.

Properties: Refreshing, uplifting, cooling, calming, promoting concentraction and alertness.

Fragrance: An intense freshness but with rounded and more complete scent, reminiscing of a clear stream, waterfalls and ocean.