Peppermint e.o. – 30 ml
Botanical Name: Mentha Pipperita
The Peppermint e.o. (essential oil) is famous for its culinary uses. It also has great medicinal traits. Its properties aid in soothing the digestive system. It is also found as an ingredient in perfumes or candy. It is also found in shampoos and in soaps.
The scent of the peppermint e.o. is sweet, minty, and herbal.
The traits of this essential oil can help treat:
The oil is also beneficial for various dental and respiratory problems. Diffusing the oil into the air can also help other ailments, such as headaches and stomach upsets.
The oil’s dental care benefits is due to it being an antiseptic. The Peppermint e.o. can also eliminate bad bacteria in our throats and mouths. This will then effectively remove bad breath. Unsurprisingly, this is why the oil can be found as an ingredient in toothpastes.
Also, just by inhaling the oil can help with inflammation. It can become an anti-inflammatory. This can help relieve pain from swollen gums. It is especially helpful after dental surgery.
The peppermint e.o. can also become an antispasmodic.
Menthol is certainly abundant in this oil. This trait helps clear the respiratory tract. This means that the oil is also a great expectorant. It can help relief nasal congestion, sinusitis, coughs, and other respiratory ailments.
The essential oil is also great in boosting the body’s immune defenses. It is commonly employed to people who have rather weak immune systems. The oil is also considered to be a powerful antiviral. It also has antibacterial and antifungal traits. This is why it is used in many alternative treatments.
The peppermint e.o. is also useful when it comes to hair-care. It gives a nice cooling effect when applied on the head. It also helps remove dandruff and lice.