Mentha Oil IP-BP-USP is obtained by steam distillation method from dried leaves of Mentha arvensis. Available in filtered form, this herbal extract is known for its pleasant smell. Commonly known as Japanese pudina oil in India, this product is used as indispensable part of flavour, drugs and perfumes. This pure essential oil is effective in healing pigmentation. Due to its unique medicinal properties, Mentha Oil IP-BP-USP is used to formulate medicines for common cold, tuberculosis, sinusitis and bronchitis. Quality of this oil has been verified on the basis of its shelf life, composition, extraction method, medicinal value, possible health effects and density.