A renowned cooling herb, Peppermint can be used to raise internal heat and cause perspiration. This dried peppermint leaf is finely cut and is excellent quality, and has a wide variety of applications. These include providing relief for colds and chills, and as an infusion when mixed equally with elderflowers, can aid with mild bouts of flu.
Other uses include soothing palpitations of the heart, and as an antiseptic. Flatulent colic, gastrodynia, abdominal aches and cramps, sickness and vomiting, and hysteria are all helped by the use of Peppermint. Achy, tired feet are also soothed by adding Peppermint to your bath or foot spa.