Invigorating, strong, cooling, clearing, and bold. These are just some of the words used to describe Peppermint Essential Oil. The classic peppermint, Mentha piperita has a strong, minty aroma and is one of many mints grown throughout the world. Peppermint has been used for thousands of years. In fact, it was mentioned in ancient writings dating back to 1500 BC and beyond. Bronson Essential Therapy® Peppermint Oil utilizes steam distillation to extract clear essential oil from peppermint leaves that are grown in India. Peppermint Oil is often used to promote healthy digestion, clear the head, and impart a cool and clearing aroma.