WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF PEPPERMINT IN HOME FRAGRANCE?

 

 

Today I am going to write a little about Peppermint, its one of my favourite scents to work with and use because it is so fresh but also very versatile. I use it all year round as its a great repellent in the warmer months but its also great for decongestion in the winter months. Below i’ll give a little background about Peppermint, its benefits and how to get the best out of it.

Peppermint originates from North America and Europe – It is part of the mint plant family. It is actually a hybrid between spearmint and Water-mint.

Peppermint is a refreshing scent and is part of our fresh scented candle collection

Placement of candles is always important and we believe that our peppermint candles are perfect for the bathroom. The peppermint fragrance blends with the steam from a bath or shower to diffuse through the air helping to relax and decongests your airways.

How can a peppermint candle help you?

One of the main attributes to Peppermint is the ability of how it can help with muscle pain, headaches and digestive problems.

However it doesn’t just end there – it helps to decongest the nose, and calms the stomach if you suffer with nausea.

What are the health benefits of Peppermint in a candle or wax melt?

  • It helps to ease muscle pain
  • Headaches can be relieved
  • It helps you to relax
  • Decongests the nasal passage
  • It helps those who suffer with nausea.
  • It smells lovely and fresh

What does Peppermint Blend With?

Peppermint is a wonderful scent on it’s own, however it is very versatile and it can also blend with other fragrances such as Lemon Eucalyptus, Lavender and Lemongrass. You can even blend it with Strawberry for a fun Christmas twist, it will smell like candy canes!