Friday, June 28, 2013

Peppermint Essential Oil Uses

I love the strong, fresh, clean, and minty aroma of peppermint essential oil.

Peppermint essential oil can be both energizing and soothing.

Here are ten everyday uses for Peppermint Essential Oil:

  1. Place a drop of Peppermint oil on the tongue, and inhale to relieve congestion.
  2. Add peppermint oil in a foot bath to relieve tired and sore feet.
  3. Place a drop of Peppermint oil on the tongue to fight bad breath.
  4. Rub a drop of oil under the nose to help improve alertness and concentration.
  5. Inhale before a workout to help boost your mood and performance.
  6. Rub a few drops of peppermint oil on the tummy to treat a stomach ache.
  7. Massage a few drops of peppermint oil into the scalp to promote hair growth.
  8. Use soaps with peppermint oil they provide a cooling effect, and nourish dull skin.
  9. Add a drop of peppermint essential oil to herbal tea to help aid normal digestion.
  10. Treat bad breath by adding a drop of peppermint oil to your toothpaste.

    Peppermint is one of the most versatile oils,
    I love to keep it on hand at home.

    Do you have any uses for peppermint essential oil?

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Angela Betlewicz said...

I'm going to have to pick up some peppermint oil. I didnt know about all those uses! thanks for sharing at Hickory Trail!

Anonymous said...

This is great information on Peppermint oil...I am going to be using it, so helpful. Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop this week; I hope you’ll join us again!

Kathy Shea Mormino

The Chicken Chick