Sun Exposure Warning
If applying citrus essential oils or blends that contain citrus topically, avoid direct sunlight for 12 hours as they may cause photosensitivity.
Is this safe for use during pregnancy?
We do not recommend using Peppermint in the early stages of pregnancy. However, Peppermint is safe to use in the last few weeks of pregnancy and during labour if desired. Avoid using essential oils during the first trimester unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner. See our full list of pregnancy safe oils in our FAQs.
Is this safe for children?
We do not recommend the use of essential oils for children under 3 months. After 3 months use small amounts in a diffuser or for massage use a 1% dilution ratio in a carrier oil.
Is this safe to use around pets?
Peppermint and Citrus (including Lemon) essential oils are not recommended for use around pets. See our full list of pet safe oils in our FAQs.
Can I ingest this oil?
Essential oils should not be taken internally unless you have consulted with a health professional or Aromatherapist first.
What quality assurance can you provide for your oils?
ECO. conducts internal testing and third party testing on our oil quality. To obtain copies of our GCMS or QA reports please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the oils/reports you require for peace of mind.