- Brand: PlantsNtrees
- Product Code: PNTS/14
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Peppermint has been used medicinally for thousands of years. It has a pleasant taste and is a popular flavoring for food and drink. It is also used as a fragrance. Peppermint has a wide variety of health and medicinal uses. It is used to help treat the common cold, to calm inflammations and to soothe digestive problems.
Uses for Peppermint
Coughs & Colds: Peppermint is a remedy for the common cold and for coughing symptoms that often accompany a cold.
Mouth: Peppermint has been frequently used as an agent that reduces inflammation of the mouth or throat.
Digestive Issues: Peppermint can help with a number of painful digestive problems including gas, bloating and nausea, morning sickness and stomach cramps. Additionally, it can help ease the symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Headaches: Peppermint oil can reduce certain types of minor headaches. Peppermint oil, diluted with another oil, can be applied directly to the forehead or upper sinus areas.
Skin:Peppermint oil diluted with water can be used as a wash capable of alleviating skin problems such as rashes and dry skin.