Used by physicians for treatment of sinusitis and nasal congestion, peppermint also offers soothing effects for headaches and improves mental alertness making an ideal homework helper. Studies on athletes have shown a few drops of Peppermint can open airways for cardiovascular capacity. Inhale throughout the day for allergy relief or apply to back of neck for hot flashes.
Properties: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Anticancer, Anti-Inflammatory, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Antiviral
Historical Uses for Well Being: Anger, Arthritis, Burns, Colic, Depression, Digestive system, Fatigue, Flatulence, Food poisoning, Halitosis (bad breath), Headache, Heartburn, Hysteria, Indigestion, Inflammation, Irritable bowl syndrome, Liver disorders, Memory, Morning sickness, Nausea, Nerve support, Radiation exposure, Regenerative, Rheumatism, Toothache, Tuberculosis, Appetite (reduction)