Let's talk minty fresh. We use peppermint essential oil in this recipe for it's anti-inflammatory properties as well as the soothing feeling you get when you apply this to your lips. The aromatherapeutic value of the essential oils is one that stimulates the mind and promotes concentration as well as antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal. Lip Tube has the same 100% pure base as the Climb On! Bars with added organic, fair-trade, grade A shea butter.