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A day without peppermint essential oil is like.... we're kidding, we have no idea! We use it obsessively every day! Pleasantly suitable for an abundance of oral and topical uses and for its additional antimicrobial properties, peppermint may as well be the most versatile essential oil in the world! Literally, there are few body, health, and mind issues that it cannot help with. So whenever in doubt - reach for your bottle of Peppermint Essential Oil!
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There is more than one way to apply peppermint oil. And the best part is that you can do it in any possible way! Your imagination is the limit! As long as you use the reasonable amount you can put it on your skin, hair, drink it or inhale it. Add it to your food or made an anti-insect spray and nicely ask little critters to leave your house.
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🔍 Not only is peppermint one of the oldest European herbs used for medical purposes, other historical accounts date its use to ancient Chinese and Japanese folk medicine. It’s also mentioned in Greek mythology where the nymph Mentha was transformed into an herb by Pluto who had fallen in love with her and wanted people to appreciate her for years to come.
🔍 The health benefits of Peppermint Oil as well as its uses have been documented back to 1,000 BC and have been found in several Egyptian pyramids.
🔍 Peppermint is a hybrid species of spearmint and water mint (Mentha aquatica). The essential oils are gathered by steam distillation of the fresh aerial parts of the flowering plant.
🔍 Peppermint is native to the Mediterranean but has also been cultivated in the USA, Italy, Great Britain, and Japan.
🔍 Global production of peppermint delivers over 4,000 tonnes per year, with the United States accounting for over 90% of its output.
🔍 Peppermint Essential Oil is a very effective natural painkiller and muscle relaxant.
🔍 Inhaling diffused Peppermint Oil can help to unclog your sinuses and offer relief from a scratchy throat. Peppermint acts as an expectorant, helping to open your airways, clear mucus and reduce congestion, and is one of the best essential oils for colds, the flu, cough, sinusitis, asthma, bronchitis and other respiratory conditions
🔍 For a non-toxic alternative to dangerous energy drinks, take a few whiffs of peppermint. It will help to boost your energy levels on long road trips, in school or at work. Any time you need an extra energy kick. To boost your energy levels and improve concentration with Peppermint Oil, take 1–2 drops internally with a glass of water, or apply 2–3 drops topically to your temples and the back of your neck.
🔍 Peppermint Oil taken internally in capsule form has been shown to be effective when it comes to naturally treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Peppermint Oil reduces spasms in the colon, relaxes the muscles of your intestines, and can help to reduce bloating and gassiness.
🔍 Tried-and-true for well over 1,000 years, Peppermint Oil has been used as a natural breath freshener. This is probably due to the way Peppermint Oil kills bacteria and fungus that can lead to cavities or infection.
💚 Good for Food. Using Peppermint Oil in cooking is an incredible, natural way to get not only Peppermint Oil benefits but also a great minty punch to dishes.
💚 Add it to smoothies and drinks. Whether it’s a drop in your water or two drops in a smoothie, Peppermint Oil can really give a refreshing kick to a beverage. Plus, it’s a great choice for fighting off bacteria and stomach issues.
💚 Feet treat. Home SPA is what we all need after a long day. Your feet deserve the best! Virginic™ Japanese Peppermint Essential Oil makes a great addition to an exfoliating foot scrub to give your feet a treat.
💚 Peppermint massage. Since Peppermint Oil soothes, cools and invigorates, it’s the perfect ingredient for massage oil. Dilute several drops in massage oil and enjoy aromatherapy!
💚 Diffuse it. Add about 5 drops of Virginic™ Japanese Peppermint Essential Oil to an essential oil diffuser for an energizing scent that easily fills the room. You may even find you start to breathe easier!
💚 A remedy for burnt skin. Peppermint Oil can hydrate burnt skin and relieve the pain from sunburns. To help heal your skin after sun exposure and to help protect your skin from sunburn, mix 2–3 drops of Virginic™ Japanese Peppermint Essential Oil with a half-teaspoon of coconut oil and apply it directly to your skin, or make this natural homemade sunburn spray to relieve pain and support healthy skin renewal.
💚 Give yourself a healthy look. According to medical studies, one of the best Peppermint Oil uses is facial treatment thanks to anti-microbial properties so is an excellent ingredient to help cure acne naturally.
💚 Bye, bye flies. Unlike us humans, a number of little critters hate the smell of Peppermint Oil, including ants, spiders, cockroaches, mosquitos, mice and possibly even lice. A further study showed that peppermint oil resulted in around 3 hours of complete protection time against mosquitos, with just 0.1 ml of oil applied on the arms.
💚 Brighten it up! Adding a few drops of our oil into your daily beauty regimen is an easy and effective way to achieve healthy and radiant skin. It contains menthol that has a cooling effect and at the same time, works to brighten up the dull skin.
💚 Mint Scrub. Peppermint Oil, in combination with other sharp ingredients, can serve as an effective facial scrub. You will need 4 drops Peppermint Oil, 2 tablespoons olive oil, 3 teaspoons table salt. Time for action! In a plastic bowl, mix table salt with olive oil. Add 4 Virginic™ Japanese Peppermint Essential Oil to the resultant. Mix well. Scrub your freshly washed face with this mixture with gentle motions for a wonderful exfoliation session. Use your scrub twice a week for the best effect.
💚 Face mask for oily, acne-prone skin. Reach for a clear and blemish-free skin! It's only a few steps away! Prepare 2 tablespoons cucumber, grated, 2 tablespoons green clay, 5 ml diluted Peppermint Oil. Let's do it! Take the grated cucumber and Peppermint Oil and whisk the components together in a plastic bowl. Add green clay to the mixture. Use the paste as a face mask. Let it dry and wash off with warm water. Repeat this process twice a week.
🌿 To relieve muscle and joint pain, rub into the area of concern 2-3 drops three times a day. Peppermint Oil is a very effective natural painkiller and muscle relaxant.
🌿 To relax your tired muscle just add 5 drops to a warm water bath. Close your eyes and forget about the world. The scent and healing properties will do the rest.
🌿 For sinus care rub temples, chest and back of the neck with 2-3 drops of Virginic™ Japanese Peppermint Essential Oil. You can also add 5 drops to the diffuser. Peppermint acts as an expectorant, helping to open your airways, clear mucus and reduce congestion.
🌿 Seasonal allergy? Add a few drops to your diffuser and take a deep breath. As mentioned before, peppermint was made to help with breathing.
🌿 To increase energy and improve exercise performance add 1-2 drops to a glass of water and rub your temples and back of your neck with 3 drops. Be ready for extra speed!
🌿 To ease a headache simply rub 2-3 drops on your temples and forehead. You can do it on back of your neck too. A study shows that Peppermint Oil applied topically has pain relief benefits associated with fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome.
🌿 Peppermint Oil can help you with taking care of your breath and oral care! Add 1 drop to toothpaste and 1 drop under your tongue before drinking a glass of water. Peppermint oil kills bacteria and fungus that can lead to cavities or infection.
🌿 To promote hair growth and reduce dandruff add 2-3 drops of Virginic™ Japanese Peppermint Essential Oil to your shampoo, for better results massage 3 drops into scalp while showering. Menthol is a powerful antiseptic agent, so it may help to remove germs that may build up in your hair.
🌿 Irritating itchiness? Take a warm bath with 5-10 drops or simply rub 2-3 drops into the areas of concern at least 2 times a day.
🌿 For nausea inhale directly from the bottle or add 1 drop to your glass of distilled water. You can also rub 2 drops behind your ears.