Boost Your Energy, Concentration and Health with this Powerful Oil
Peppermint Oil is one of the most popular and widely used essential oils in the United States. It has been used for thousands of years because of its effective and varied health benefits. Peppermint oil contains many active and beneficial compounds, however, menthol is arguably the most powerful of the compounds found in this oil which provides this oil's analgesic, antioxidant, stimulant and anti-inflammatory properties.
The Top Uses for Peppermint Essential Oil:
Natural Energy Booster - You can keep the peppermint oil in your nightstand and smell it upon waking in order to give yourself a little kick in the morning. It can also be used at any time during the day when you feel that you need a pick me up, whether it be in the afternoon at work, right before a workout or on your commute home at the end of the day in order to stay alert.
Digestion Aid - Peppermint oil has actually been shown to soothe and cool the digestive track. It has been used in treatment of Irritable bowel syndrome and intestinal permeability. You can put 1-2 drops of peppermint oil in a glass of water to drink or apply it directly to your skin.
Enhance Focus and Concentration - Peppermint comes from a Latin word "mente" meaning “thought". This oil can be used to gain a sense of mental clarity and improve concentration. You can inhale it directly, diffuse it into the air or put two drops on your fingers and rub it on your temples.
Relieve Respiratory Distress - If you are suffering from seasonal allergies, bronchitis, or asthma inhaling or diffusing this oil can really open up the nasal passages and airways.
Headache Relief - If you are suffering from a headache put a few drops of peppermint oil on your hands and massage it into your temples and your neck.
Freshens Breath - A few drops of Peppermint oil can be used in water as a mouth wash. It can also be used to make natural toothpaste and gum.
With so many wonderful healing benefits it is no wonder that Peppermint oil is one of the most popular essential oils around.
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