Used by many cultures all over the world, peppermint essential oil is a natural antiviral, antifungal, pain reliever, antibacterial and an excellent anti-parasitic. It is thus used for a variety of medical conditions and administered orally in dietary supplements or used topically as an ointment. Modern research has not only confirmed these benefits but also discovered many more. For this reason, peppermint oil finds its application in soap, cosmetics, ice cream, toothpaste etc.

Here are a few of the benefits of this amazing oil: