It contains 90% methyl salicylate, which is found in aspirin. It was used to treat pain before chemical-based pain relievers were invented in the early 1900’s. It is known to produce cortisone-like effects that can help alleviate of pain quickly.
It has been used to treat arthritis, lower back pain and post-op pain. Studies have shown that it can relax cancer patients and reduce their level of pain.
It is used to relieve cluster headaches and migraines. Applied topically, peppermint essential oil has a cooling and soothing effect. It can also be energizing.
It is very calming and promotes restful sleep. It is also a great addition to massage oil because it relaxes the muscles and the mind.
This one is invigorating and can improve focus and alertness. It also opens up the sinuses.