Organic Peppermint Essential Oil
Peppermint essential oil has so many uses, it’s no wonder this oil is a staple in many people’s medicine cabinets. The health benefits ofinclude its ability to treat indigestion, respiratory problems, headache, nausea, fever, stomach and bowel spasms, as well as pain.
Peppermint oil is well-known for the dramatic effect it has on the body and mind. In the body, it is particularly well-suited for opening the breath, and relaxing an overworked body.
Depression: Peppermint essential oil is thought to have a calming, soothing effect on anxiety and depression, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Indigestion: One of the oldest and most highly regarded herbs for soothing digestion is peppermint. Peppermint oil is very helpful in digestion as it has a carminative property of expelling gas (from the stomach or intestines so as to relieve flatulence or abdominal pain or distension).
the common cold and cough. It is often included as an ingredient in natural chest rubs to help with congestion
Headache:Peppermint oil is terrific to keep on hand at your desk or in your purse, especially if you are prone to headaches. The use of this oil has also been known to effectively lessen tandem symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to noise and sensitivity to light.
Sore Muscles: Because peppermint oil has analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic properties, it not only can relieve pain and inflammation but can also calm the spasms that cause muscle cramps.
Energy/Alertness:Peppermint oil powerfully affects and improves mental clarity and raises energy levels. If you’re trying to cut back on caffeine, this may be a blessing to your mid-afternoon lull.