PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL
Peppermint, as an herb, is a bridge between Watermint and Spearmint. It is native to Europe and one of the oldest medicines. It has many benefits for the body also it’s an amazing flavoring agent.
Peppermint essential oil is a great calmative for the digestive system because it relaxes smooth muscles. It helps with removing gas, motion sickness, nausea and upset stomachs. It can be used in aromatherapy as well as dropping a few drops of peppermint oil in glass of water to drink after meals.
When it mixed with a few drops of Caraway oil in a glass of water, it helps to treat heartburn.
Some new researches show that Peppermint oil is a reliever of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). It’s a syndrome which creates abdominal pain and discomfort.
As well as it’s good for relaxing digestive system, it is an awesome stress relief. It helps with stress, anxiety, mental exhaustion and restlessness. Even more, it stimulates mental activity, clears mind and increases focus.
It’s also has a relaxing and healing effect on the muscles and joints. It helps the healing process of injuries or wounds, reduce swelling, relieve pain and eliminates changes of uncomfortable inflammation.
Because it’s antibacterial and antiseptic it is used for dental hygiene, reduces bad breath and protects the teeth and gum.
It peaks up the immune system and blood circulation. That gives to the body protection from diseases and bacteria. It helps to treat cough and flu. Also, because it increases blood circulation, organs reach more oxygen and it protects them from many degenerative diseases.