Peppermint Oil Part 2
Peppermint oil can be used in a number of natural remedies, from a decongestant that treats colds and flu to an invigorating foot spa for reviving tired and aching feet.
Folklore and Magic
- The ancient Greeks and Romans recognised the beneficial effects of peppermint and used i two receive colds, fevers, headaches and stomach complaints.
- Peppermint’s strong, clean odour led to the belief that it was a good purifier. It was sometimes used to rub walls, floors and furniture, to purify an area and seal it from negativity.
- In medical times, peppermint was thought to “make the heart of man rejoice”, so bedrooms were strewn with mint leaves to encourage pleasure. Fragrant leaves were also placed under pillows to encourage good dreams.
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