How To Make Peppermint Oil

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Even a faint aroma of this oil manages to tingle your mind and increase alertness. It isn’t for no reason that this oil is used to alleviate pain and improve mood in aromatherapy. You can easily keep this oil handy by making it at home. All you need is fresh peppermint leaves, olive oil, and patience!

How To Make Peppermint Oil
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Inhale mint oil and improve mood, mind, and memory!
Servings Prep Time
1 small jar 10 minutes
Passive Time
1-2 weeks
Servings Prep Time
1 small jar 10 minutes
Passive Time
1-2 weeks
How To Make Peppermint Oil
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Inhale mint oil and improve mood, mind, and memory!
Servings Prep Time
1 small jar 10 minutes
Passive Time
1-2 weeks
Servings Prep Time
1 small jar 10 minutes
Passive Time
1-2 weeks

Ingredients

Servings: small jar
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Instructions

  1. Crush the fresh peppermint leaves with hands or chop them using a knife, and put it in a glass jar.
  2. Pour olive oil over it and mix it thoroughly.
  3. Close the lid, shake the jar, and let it steep for about 1-2 weeks. Make sure to shake the jar at least once every day.
  4. Strain the oil using a fine strainer or a cheesecloth in an airtight container.
  5. Use the oil immediately or store it in a cool and dry place for 3-5 months.

Recipe Notes

You may keep repeating the entire process until the desired quantity of oil is obtained or you can take a large quantity in the first go. Remember, the ratio of peppermint leaves to oil should be 1:1.

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