About Peppermint Oil:
Peppermint oil is extracted by steam distillation from the dried herb of plant Mentha piperita(Botanical name of peppermint tree). The plant belongs to the Labiatae family
With continuously growing demand of peppermint oil globally, today many countries are involved in cultivation of peppermint plant.
However, India is the top exporter country of peppermint oil with an estimate of around 1000MT per annum as per the latest government provided export data.
Peppermint essential oil is very useful in treating a number of health conditions.
Besides, the rich medicinal properties of Peppermint oil help in treating headache, muscle aches, itching, and other problems. The oil can be topically applied on skin for pain relief.
Moreover, Sometimes doctors recommend to inhale the vapor of peppermint oil to treat certain symptoms like colds and coughs.