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Natural Herbal Daily Skin Care for
Face and Body Care
This eczema cream is suitable for daily skin care such as acute or chronic dermatitis, eczema, rashes,
psoriasis, hemorrhoid, anti-Itch and pruritus vulvae to promote skin health.
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Chemical constituents

Peppermint has a high menthol content. The essential oil also contains menthone and carboxyl esters, particularly menthyl acetate.Dried peppermint typically has 0.3-0.4% of volatile oil containing menthol (7-48%), menthone (20-46%), menthyl acetate (3-10%), menthofuran (1-17%), and 1,8-cineol (3-6%). Peppermint oil also contains small amounts of many additional compounds, including limonene, pulegone, caryophyllene, and pinene. Peppermint contains terpenoids and flavonoids such as eriocitrin, hesperidin, and kaempferol 7-O-rutinoside.

Culinary and other uses

Fresh or dried peppermint leaves are often used alone in peppermint tea or with other herbs in herbal teas (tisanes, infusions). Peppermint is used for flavouring ice cream, candy, fruit preserves, alcoholic beverages, chewing gum, toothpaste, and some shampoos, soaps, and skin care products. Menthol activates cold-sensitive TRPM8 receptors in the skin and mucosal tissues, and is the primary source of the cooling sensation that follows the topical application of peppermint oil.

what is Peppermint?

Peppermint is a hybrid mint, a cross between watermint and spearmint. Indigenous to Europe and the Middle East, the plant is now widely spread and cultivated in many regions of the world.

Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy

Many people who experience nausea during pregnancy say they notice benefits from using peppermint in its various forms, including oil. However, studies have either been inconclusive or contradictory. According to a 2016 study on the safety of herbal medicines in pregnancy, 15.9%Trusted Source of study participants used peppermint for nausea relief. A 2018 studyTrusted Source showed that the effect of peppermint oil on nausea during pregnancy was not significantly different from the effect of a placebo. However, both the study group and the placebo group participants experienced a decrease in symptoms. A person who is pregnant should speak with a doctor before taking peppermint for any reason.