Peppermint, Organic Mentha x piperita 5ml
Mentha piperita, Organic, Minty, fresh, herbaceous, sharp, camphoraceous.
Peppermint is a perennial herb that grows up to 3 feet high. It has underground runners, so it grows and spreads easily. It has dark green, serrated leaves, purplish stems, and reddish- violet flowers. Peppermint has a long history of use, especially for digestive complaints. The essential oil is clear and has a strong, refreshing aroma. It is known for its versatility and should be a part of any first-aid kit.Useful for digestion problems, especially to relieve indigestion, nausea, and motion sickness. Eases congestion and fights infection of colds, flu, and bronchitis. Supports the immune system. Relieves joint and muscle pain and reduces swelling. Eases menstrual cramps and headaches.Useful for dermatitis and acne. Detoxifies and relieves itching. Cools, softens, and degreases. Helps prevent bruising.Relieves mental exhaustion. Promotes mental clarity. Cools anger. Relieves nervous stress and mild depression. Refreshes the mind. Promotes clarity in communication and concentration. Promotes a healthy self-esteem. Promotes inspiration and insights.