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Mint Essential Oil Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Mint Essential Oil
Glycemic Index / Load
Mint Essential Oil

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Mint Essential Oil Cures


Action of Mint Essential Oil

Nutrients in Mint Essential Oil

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Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Mint Essential Oil

Avoid use during Pregnancy and Brest Feeding.
It may interfere with Homeopathic remedies. So, avoid its use when you are using this oil.
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Mint Essential Oil is extracted from flowering tops of Mint.
It is made by steam distillation.


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Materia Medica for Mint Essential Oil

Mint Essential Oil General

Mint Essential Oil is processed from the Mint flowering tops.
It is very beneficial in case of Indigestion, Motion Sickness, and Nausea. It soothes Irritable Bowel Syndrome while eases the gas passage and relieves Abdominal Pain.
It works as a tonic for people having low appetite.
The Antiseptic property takes care of Oral Hygiene. It eliminates Bad Breath and treats Toothache. It can also be used as a mouth freshener.
Topical Application of this oil treats fungal nail infections.
The Antiviral, Antibacterial, and Antifungal action boost the immunity.
It is a good skin toner. It removes Blackheads and Acne. It nourishes the Dull Skin.
The Antiinflammatory action heals Insect Bites and Stings. It diminishes the Itching and Pain.
Diffuse this oil in your home or in the area where you spend most of the time. It will provide a relaxing effect on the body and the mind. It combats Stress and Depression while making you feel fresh and active.
Inhalation of its vapors relives Nausea and Vomiting associated with Morning Sickness.
Besides, it also cures Headache by applying on the forehead.
A massage with this oil eases the Muscular Pain and Spasms.
It clears up the nasal passage and helps in good air flow. It provides relief from Cold, Fever and Respiratory Inflammation.
It stimulates the circulation of the Blood and increases Metabolism.
It takes good care of the Hair. Its Antiseptic property relieves scalp irritation. It stimulates Hair growth. It is useful in removing Dandruff and Lice.
It can also be used as a natural Insect Repellent.
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Mint for Dental Abscesses

You can use either Fresh Leaves of Mint or its Essential oil.
Apply it on the affected areas. It contains antiseptic and anti inflammatory properties. Repeat the process 2 to 3 times in a day.

Mint Essential Oil for Muscles Pain

Mint has a relaxant property and eases the Muscles Pain.
Add 10 to 15 drops of Mint Essential Oil in your warm Bathing water and sit there for 10 to 15 min. It provides a soothing effect to the Nerves and Muscles too.

Mint Essential Oil for Morning Sickness

Take eight cups of boiling water and add 12 drops of Mint Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Place the bowl filled with the blend near your bed at bed time. Repeat the process for three nights.
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Dab a handkerchief with two drops each of Chamomile and Mint Essential Oil. Hold it over your nose and mouth. Repeat the process as needed to get relief.
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