Actions and Pharmacology:
Peppermint is an aromatic herb in the mint family. It’s a hybrid mint that’s a cross between spearmint and watermint. It can be found naturally in North America and Europe.
Peppermint Oil Uses:
Topical application for relief from itching, muscle pain, and headache.
A fresh, pleasing scent added to soaps and cosmetic products.
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), nausea, and other digestive issues, as well as the common cold.
Records of the use of mint plants for medicinal purposes goes back to the times of Ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome.