An excellent essential oil to have on hand for the Fall allergy season is Peppermint. The active ingredients in Peppermint are menthol and menthone. Peppermint essential oil can help unclog the sinuses, relieve an itchy, scratchy throat, and clear pollen from the respiratory tract. It is a wonderful oil for sinus headaches and helps reduce... Continue Reading →
Peppermint - A Scent of the Season We all know that peppermint brings a burst of invigorating coolness to everything from cakes, candy, cookies, hot chocolate, and tea, but did you know that peppermint-flavored foods get their punch from peppermint essential oil? Peppermint Essential Oil (Mentha piperita) is steam distilled from the flowering plant. It has... Continue Reading →
August Monthly Specials (Essential & Carrier Oils) Discounts Good through August 31st http://www.mountainroseherbs.com/index.php?AID=138229 Peppermint Essential Oil (Mentha piperita) 25% Off 1 oz. only $9.75 http://edge.affiliateshop.com/public/AIDLink?AID=138229&Redirect=/products/peppermint-essential-oil/profile Aroma Fresh, very minty, hot, herbaceous, with a vegetative back note Overview Peppermint oil has many culinary and pharmaceutical uses. It is also used for its soothing qualities on the digestive system.... Continue Reading →
HOMEMADE COUGH SYRUP http://draxe.com/homemade-cough-syrup/ Total Time: 2 minutes Serves: 1 Ingredients: 1 drop of lemon essential oil 1 drop of frankincense essential oil 1 drop peppermint essential oil 1 drop lavender essential oil 1 spoonful of honey Glass Jar Directions: Add the oils to honey on a spoon and swallow. Conventional cough syrups can be... Continue Reading →
Homemade Rosemary Mint Shampoo Total Time: 2 minutes Serves: 10-15 Ingredients:6 oz Aloe Vera Gel3 Tbsp Olive Oil10 Tbsp Baking Soda20 drops Rosemary Oil10 drops Peppermint OilBPA free plastic dispenser bottlesDirections:Mix all ingredients togetherStore in an 8oz glass or plastic bottle Conventional shampoo can be expensive and contain harmful chemicals that strip your hair of its... Continue Reading →
DIY moisturizing hand sanitizer,alcohol-free.