Mint

Mint

INCI: Mentha Piperita

Mint (Mentha piperita) is a plant that has been used for years in Moroccan natural cosmetics thanks to its high menthol content and antibacterial properties, in addition to having a great refreshing aroma.

Mentha piperita essential oil has a high content of fatty acids, omega-3, calcium, vitamin A and C, minerals, potassium, magnesium and iron, as well as antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, is rich in alcohol, called menthol, which is a crystalline substance is the one that produces the characteristic odor and freshness if placed in the mouth or on the skin, this effect is due to the potent vasoconstriction that produces, which is why it is able to counteract the vasodilatation of an inflammation or pruritus, so it is used to combat skin irritation, is stimulating and tonic, also has triterpenes and flavonoids.

Benefits

Energizing

It has energizing properties that stimulate blood circulation.

Soothing

It has great soothing and anti-inflammatory properties, very useful to combat skin irritation.

Antibacterial

Its antibacterial properties make it a great ally against acne.

Origin: Spain