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The Many Uses of Peppermint Leaf Powder

The Many Uses of Peppermint Leaf Powder©

By Arlene Wright-Correll

   Natural dried, Peppermint Leaves (powder)- INCI (Mentha piperita) is believed that some stomach discomfort and nervousness can be relieved by drinking tea made with equal parts of spearmint and peppermint leaves and honey.

 Peppermint contains the active ingredient, menthol, which is thought to loosen phlegm and soothe coughs. Peppermint tea is believed to relieve the pressure caused by migraine headaches.

Peppermint leaves are frequently added to eye pillow formulas to assist in relieving headaches. Since peppermint produces a cooling and numbing affect on the skin, it is sometimes used in body cream formulations to help with skin irritations.

With that in mind here are some other uses for Peppermint Leaf Powder.

1. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used in natural bath tea recipes
2. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used in soap recipes
3. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used in the formulation of natural herbal waters
4. Peppermint Leaf powder can be infused and used in lotions, creams, and ointment recipes.
5. Peppermint Leaf powder can be added to facial mask recipes.
6. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used in scrubs
7. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used bath salt recipes
8. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used in bath bomb recipes
9. Peppermint Leaf powder can be used in eye pillow recipes
10. Peppermint Leaf powder can be infused and used in shampoo and conditioner recipes.
11. Peppermint Leaf powder can be infused and used as a face tonic.

We grow and sell our Home Farm Herbery Peppermint Leaf Powder for external use only. We do not sell it as a food item. 

Note: The information we provide is for educational purposes only. This information is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Home Farm Herbery accepts no responsibility (written or implied) for any products you make with our herbs. All testing is the responsibility of the customer.

Home Farm Herbery heartily recommends one to keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets. Special care should be taken by pregnant and/or lactating women when handling herbs.

May the Creative Force be with you,

Arlene Wright-Correll

Home Farm Herbery

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About the Author & Artist. Arlene Wright-Correll (1935- ___), Spent most of her adult life as a mother and an International real estate broker and is now popular American award winning Artist, published author, columnist, & is the resident art instructor for Avalon Stained Glass School, at the age of 68, decided to pick up her paint brushes again after 54 years and paint.  She is a cancer and stroke survivor who is able to strive forward each and everyday to welcome the beauty of this small planet.  She also is a China & Porcelain painter, Sandblasting & Etching, Stained Glass & fused glass Artisan. She is one of the six KY Artists who worked 6 months to create the dolls for Journey Jots in 2006 and a Smithsonian Institute art exhibit in 2008. Her published books can be found here . She is also a featured writer for GreenThumbArticles.com and teaches Art Vacation Holidays at Avalon Stained Glass School and Creativity Center. She currently grows many herbs, flowers and vegetables at Home Farm Herbery and has created almost 400 seasoning, teas and preserves heirloom seeds all of which she sells and gives 100% of her proceeds to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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