Peppermint Essential Oil 15ml - Veriditas
Peppermint helps to opens up the lungs and veins, bringing more air in the lungs and more blood to the brain. Therefore, Peppermint is often believed to improve memory. In Japan and Germany, Peppermint and Lemon oils are used in the workplace to increase efficiency and productivity! Therefore, Peppermint is a great remedy for sleepiness, fatigue, mental doldrums, a hangover, and even to keep you alert while driving.
Peppermint was historically used as a diaphoretic meaning, to induce sweating. On a hot summer day, Peppermint instantly cools the body down. This effective minty oil is also extremely beneficial for women in menopause during hot flushes. However, Peppermint can be irritating for some people when applied “neat”, or undiluted to the skin. To check your sensitivity, test 1 drop on the inner forearm.
Used internally, 1 drop of Peppermint oil acts as a strong digestive tonic. Herbalists call herbs that expel gas and aid digestion “carminatives”.