A wonderfully cooling oil; Peppermint is a great one to use during the warmer months to help keep you feeling refreshed and restored throughout the day. Its invigorating scent may be helpful in giving you that little boost of energy that might be needed during that mid afternoon slump. An ideal oil to have in the burner if you are studying.
Peppermint Essential is an incredibly versatile oil and is an excellent carminative, which means it helps settle an upset stomach; try a LOW dilution in a carrier oil and massaging clockwise over the abdomen.
Naturally clearing, Peppermint is also a popular choice to use if you're feeling bunged up from a cold. You may also find it is useful as a muscle rub after a session in the gym or garden.
It is also said to deter spiders and ants from your home.