What can I do with Peppermint Oil?


What can I do with Peppermint Oil?

what can i do with peppermint oil?

Peppermint Oil has so many beneficial properties! You can make a recipe with it, from a skin care recipe to a candle. This oil works well in diffuser jewelry, or plug-in essential oil diffusers. You can also simply dilute this essential oil with a carrier oil such as Coconut Oil or Sweet Almond Oil, and then apply it directly to skin or hair. It works well in cleaning products, and has a fantastic scent for a surface cleaner or even a DIY fabric freshener spray. Let’s look at a list of some of the things you can do with peppermint oil!

  1. Relieve muscles by mixing with a carrier oil and rubbing into your aching muscles.
  2. Antimicrobial properties make this oil a great ingredient for DIY antiseptic or “Neosporin.”
  3. In a diffuser, peppermint oil can lead to more focus and energy, at home or in the work place.
  4. Simply smelling peppermint oil can clear sinuses, making it easier to breathe.
  5. Joints can be soothed by mixing peppermint with lavender and almond oil. Rub on those achy joints!
  6. Peppermint oil is an appetite suppressant. Taking a whiff from a foot or so away can ease those hunger pangs.
  7. It can help with dandruff, as well as have other hair benefits you may not be aware of.
  8. The oil is not loved by most bugs, and therefore can be used as a bug repellent in many situations.
  9. Because of this oil’s antiseptic properties, mixing a small amount with a carrier oil or facial cleanser may help to get rid of acne and blemishes which form due to bacteria.
  10. During that time of the month, peppermint oil and coconut oil together can relieve cramps when rubbed on your stomach.

So, What can I do with Peppermint Oil?

The uses are truly endless.  These are just the top 10 ways we love to use this diverse oil. Do you have a favorite way to use peppermint oil? Let us know in the comments, and share with others in our community!


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