*Benefits of Peppermint Essential Oil*
The myth surrounding Peppermint, or Minthe or Mentha as it was known by the Romans, is fascinating. Peppermint (Mentha) was said to be a nymph, or female spirit, loved by Pluto, the god of the dead. When his queen found about this love, she trampled Mentha. Pluto brought her back to life as Peppermint. So, the more the mint was walked on the sweeter the smell.
• Aid in digestive disorders
• Relieves muscle spasms and arthritis
• Clears sinuses and lung congestion
• Treatment of dry skin conditions
• Increased concentration and alertness