This is a natural body butter, suitable for use on hair or skin. For the skin, use coconut oil as a moisturiser, to reduce inflammation, and to heal wounds. Coconut oil is particularly great for the hair because it stimulates hair growth getting deep into its follicles. It helps to prevent hair damage and is a great shine-booster.
Peppermint essential oil is a good soother with anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties for the hair and skin.
Here's a great demonstration of how to use coconut and peppermint essential oil as a hair growth formula.
As a home spa aid, Peppermint essential oil is a good aromatherapy breathing aid, as it helps to open the respiratory tract, allowing for the unclogging of mucous membranes. It is also great as a body massage aid to release muscle tension and soothe inflamed skin.