Mint is known for a very good ayurvedic medicine as well as it is known for some other uses also. Mint provides us with some common culinary herbs like rosemary, lavender, etc. mint has grown some common popular peppermint. There are many fields where mint leaves are using from the ancient period of time.
Mint is easy to grow. It can be grown in a small pot on a sunny windowsill.
Mint Leaves As Food And Drinks
Adding some peppermint or mint leaves in cooking can enhance the flavor of dishes without adding some extra calories or sugar. It can be chopped in the salads for flavor or at the end of the cooking for garnishing the dish.
Everybody loves a chilled refreshing drink on a hot summer day with a hint of it. To prepare a chilled refreshing drink or soda you can add some mint leaves to it for the freshening flavor.
Mint Leaves With Tea
Mint tea is a very effective drink for refreshing yourself and also digestive drink after a meal. To prepare mint tea just add some of it into the boiling water and take it after having a heavy meal. It helps to digest the food.
As Medicine And Other Uses Of Mint Leaves
Add a huge amount of this herb with one part of apple cider vinegar and rinse your hair with t. it will help as a hair conditioner. It also helps to remove dandruff from your scalp.
Chew some of this herb and you are good to go. It has a peppermint smell. It reduces the bad smell and refreshes your breath.
Add a handful of this herb in hot lukewarm water and leave it for good 10 to 20 minutes. Then strain it and add the water into your bathing water. Now you enjoy our stress-free bath and relax.
Relieve From Sun Burn
Summer days are known for sunburns. After coming back from the scorching heat, you have eased your un burns. Just make a strong mint tea and keep it in the refrigerator for good 3 to 6 hours. Then apply it all over your face and body with the help of a cotton pad. It will reduce the burning sensation from your skin.
Mint Leaves As Bugs Repellent
To prevent the ants to enter the kitchen or room just place a good amount of crushed mint leaves near the entrance of the ants. You need to change the leave in a few days to keep its effect.
Applying some peppermint extract externally on an effective area can relieve the pain.
Mint Leaves To Avoid Skin Irritation
When this herb can be applied as mint oil or in some other forms, it has the calming properties and cooling skin from the insect’s bites of infection.
Indigestion And Gas
Make a strong mint tea and have it after a heavy meal.
Mint has menthol and it helps us to fight with the common cold syndromes.