12 ways to use mint oil all over the house

After reading this you will want to get some peppermint oil!

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After reading this article you will see that mint does not only serve as a fragrance or in recipes. Mint has many benefits, some of them you probably do not even imagine!

Natural and not overly sweet, it is often preferred to other perfumes in the house because its smell drives out odors more easily and more quickly than many other floral scents.

Don't know all that can be done with peppermint oil? After seeing this, you will want to go buy some!

Here are 12 great ideas for using mint oil all over the house:

1) Deodorant for fabrics and carpets:

Bad odors are coming from your carpets and fabrics at home? In a bowl, add baking soda and a few drops of peppermint essential oil. Mix well and sprinkle this mixture on the fabrics and carpets. Leave on for several hours, then vacuum.


2) Insect repellent:

The majority of harmful insects detect the smell of peppermint. Apply a few drops on the contours of your windows, doors and on the cracks of the foundation of your house.


3) Fight nausea:

If you have nausea, directly smelling a bottle of peppermint essential oil or adding some to a diffuser will help you. The scent of peppermint is known to help fight the symptoms of nausea for many people.


4) Healthier hair:

Many people swear by this formula to take care of their hair. Mix a few drops of peppermint essential oil with your favorite shampoo and wash your hair normally. You will see your dandruff disappear, your hair become stronger, lengthen faster and get shinier.

source:Man Of Many

5) An insect-free garden:

There is nothing more unpleasant than annoying bugs ruining a relaxing summer evening. But fortunately, as was said before, insects hate the scent of peppermint. So plant or add a few peppermint plants in flowerpots, here and there in your garden. The wind will disperse the perfume.

source:Joy US Garden

6) Fight acne:

Mix a few drops of peppermint essential oil with coconut oil. Apply the solution with a cotton ball, a make-up pad or a cotton swab and let stand overnight. Rinse with clear water in the morning.


7) Energy boost:

Need a little energy kick? Open a bottle of peppermint oil and take a sniff. Peppermint increases concentration, stimulates energy and promotes blood circulation to the brain. Incredible benefits when you're feeling tired.

source:Lula Schiller

8) Relieve itching:

Peppermint oil is ideal for relieving itching of all kinds, but also those related to insect bites. Apply the oil directly to the skin.


9) Relieve sore throats:

A dry, irritated or painful throat can be relieved with peppermint tea. It will relieve inflammation and may even fight infections.

source:The Indian Tea Company

10) Relieve headaches:

Rub a few drops of peppermint on your temples, forehead and neck to cure a headache in no time.

source:Gwinnett Medical Center

11) Perfume the bathroom:

Add a few drops of peppermint oil to the roll of toilet paper so that a sweet scent emerges every time someone takes a sheet.


12) Relieve muscle pain:

Mix a few drops of peppermint essential oil with some basic essential oil and massage sore muscles.