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47 Benefits And Uses Of Peppermint Oil

Peppermint oil is derived from the steam distillation of the peppermint plant (Mentha piperita). Peppermint is actually a hybrid mint; a cross between spearmint and watermint. Peppermint oil’s active constituents include menthol, methyl esters, and menthone. Peppermint oil has a long history of medicinal as well as therapeutic use and it is also available in …