When I was a kid, my parents always had a bottle of peppermint oil in the bathroom medicine cabinet. Other families bought mouthwash for their oral hygiene, but our family used peppermint instead. I have always enjoyed the taste of it, and I have never had anyone tell me I had bad breath. With my family and friends, they aren’t shy about telling someone if they do! Anyway, I only thought this was for breath issues, but I read an article not that long ago talking about the benefits of peppermint oil.
The article was about how no home should be without this because of how many things it helps with. It can help people with indigestion, colds, headaches and even someone who has overused their muscles and is in pain. It can even help a person feel more relaxed as well as more alert. Continue reading