Summer cooling MINTs

I’ve been super affected physically by the eclipse today, and I thought I should share some summer favorites, very cooling, and full of mint, spearmint and peppermint,just to break up with the bad vibes.

Mint comes from the Mentha plant family that includes spearmint, peppermint, orange mint, apple mint, pineapple mint and more. Peppermint’s flavor is similar to spearmint, but it contains the ingredient menthol, making its flavor stronger and more pronounced.

Mint tea soothes the stomach in case of indigestion or inflammation. When your stomach feels sick, drinking a cup of mint tea can give you relief.

While mint oil is a good antiseptic and antipruritic material, the mint juice is an excellent skin cleanser. It soothes the skin and helps to cure infections and itchiness. In addition to being a good way to reduce pimples, it can even relieve some of the symptoms of acne. Its anti-pruritic properties can be used for treating insect bites like those of mosquitoes, honeybees, hornets, wasps, and gnats. The cooling sensation will relieve you from irritation and the constant urge to scratch, and the anti-inflammatory nature of mint will bring down swelling. In that same vein, mint oil is often a basic component of bug repellent products like citronella candles, because the strong aroma is unappealing to most insects.

Now lets check out some of my products I use containing the cooling mint:

IMG_20170821_140414_201 Peppermint Aromatherapy candles can help relieve headaches, and stress, boost your immune system, and work as an antidepressant.

BLISSOMA Peppermint Soy Tealights(sold out) see similar

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SIMPLY SHAY Face & Body Scub matcha+peppermint is very refreshing and effective

H&M CONSCIOUS Cooling Face Mask,this mask relieves my swollen face in the morning

KUMARI Jiya River bath and body oil moisturizes well

PRIMALLY PURE Complexion Mist rose+mint to keep a clear complexion

SIMPLI MANDI Skin Toner minty condition to refresh skin instantly

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KOSMATOLOGY Herbal Fresh lotion bar Spearmint Rosemary for anything

OLIVIA CARE pure essential oil Peppermint to relieve headaches or indigestion and mouth care

H&M CONSCIOUS Dry Shampoo works amazingly well

WILLOW BODY coffee+peppermint Body Scrub to refresh and boost a glowing skin

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DR. BRONNER’S Hemp Peppermint pure-castle bar soap, for a million of uses

Improving the health of a person’s mouth is a well-known benefit of mint. Since it has germicidal qualities and quickly freshens breath, it adds to oral health by inhibiting harmful bacterial growth inside the mouth and by cleaning the tongue and teeth. This is why, mint used to be rubbed directly on the teeth and gums to refresh the mouth and eliminate dangerous forms of growth. In modern times, for the same reason, mint is one of the most common elements in toothpaste, mouthwashes, and other dental hygiene products. Of course, the easiest way to get these results is to simply chew on the leaves.

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SIMPLY GUM Mints Peppermint travels with me everywhere

LOTIONS BY K herbal mint Lip Balm for smooth lips

MODERN MINERALS Lip Gloss citrine for cooling kisses

SAPPHO Lip Gloss rita for bigger lips

VIRGIN APOTHECARY cocoa/mint lip-oleo for soft lips

BARE MINERALS Lip Gloss maverick to simply refresh

 

Enjoying the rest of the summer, cool and refreshed!

Laura

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