Peppermint oil is simply the fragrant oil from the peppermint plant. It is used widely in all kinds of everyday products such as chewing gum and toothpaste. This wonderful natural remedy naturally tones the stomach, liver and intestines. It is also used to successfully treat ulcers, nausea, headaches, the symptoms of asthma, cystitis. It even has significant anti-viral properties too, used in the treatment of herpes.
Lavender essential oil is well known within the aromatherapy circles for its flowery, sweet smell, which calms and revitalizes. It has the ability to adapt a person to stress or imbalances. It allows the body to relax and wind down but is can also boost stamina and energy. It has also been able to speed healing skin wounds, such as abrasions, cuts and burns. French scientist Rene Gattefosse discovered Lavender essential oil’s ability for rapid…
Studies at the University of Cincinnati have shown Peppermint essential oil to help to improve concentration and mental alertness. Alan Hirsch, MD also discovered this oil helps to trigger the brain’s satiety center in hypothalamus which gives the body a sense of fullness after a meal. Peppermint essential oil can help with body aches and bruises because of the cooling effect by constricting the capillaries. This is because it has about 85% menthol content.
Rosemary a popular herb for cooking, has medicinal purposes in a Therapeutic Essential Oil form. It has the ability to stimulate cell renewal, stimulate hair growth, boost mental activity, relieve respiratory problems and reduce pain.