Peppermint Isn’t Just For The Holidays February 04, 2016 13:22

Although we would like to think that our products at Ziesche Modern Apothecary could solve all of your life’s problems, we know this isn’t realistic. However, we do like to encourage our customers to try to stick with the natural products out there. Peppermint oil comes with so many benefits and so this holiday seasons when it seems as though every store and home you walk into smells of peppermint, remember that this essential oil can be used for multiple reasons all year round!
Benefits Of Peppermint Oil:
Relieve Muscle Pain
Peppermint oil has been used to centuries as a natural painkiller and muscle relaxer. If you are constantly experiencing back pain or tension headaches, applying 
peppermint oil to the areas in pain will allow for you to get fast relief.
Improve Your Sinuses
If you often find yourself suffering from colds, a cough, bronchitis or asthma, you may be pleased to find out that Peppermint essential oil will work as a pretty effective remedy to most of these things.
Energize Yourself
Starting your morning with a few whiffs of peppermint is sure to awaken your senses and give you a good start to your day. Peppermint oil has also been known to improve concentration in those people who struggle with focusing.
Reduce Food Cravings
For those people who get cravings for sweets or salty snacks right before bed, peppermint oil can help to prevent these cravings. By simply placing a drop or two on your wrists or chest, you will find yourself feeling soothed and not hungry at all before bed.