Records of using Peppermint essential oil go all the way back to Ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome. Peppermint has been found to eliminate harmful bacteria, disinfect and soothe inflamed skin, and to release muscle tension when used in a massage. Peppermint has a soothing and cooling ability to freshen the skin. It is also a effective component against acne. Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Lavish Wellness Shop cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using this product.