A hybrid mint that is a cross between water mint and spearmint. Peppermint is often used in aromatherapy to relieve stress, exhaustion and anxiety and its oil can be applied to cool and brighten dull skin. When diluted by another oil, it can help prevent acne and clogged pores when applied topically.
December 1, 2010
Ancient Greek and Romans crowned themselves with peppermint during feasts and adorned their dining tables with its sprigs.