Mint is not just for mint juleps. When added to cosmetics, mint can prevent beauty woes. Learn why it should be a welcomed addition to your routine with our quiz.
Most people don't think of mint as something:
- To put in chewing gum
- To put in tea
- That can improve their skin and beauty
In the Middle Ages, mint was used to:
- Purify water
- Attract a mate
- Garnish dishes
<i>Mentha piperita</i> is the Latin name for pepermint.
Mint is often combined with which other natural ingredients for their nurishing combination in beauty products?
- Lavender and chamomile
- Jojoba and aloe vera
- All of the above
Mint has an antipruritic agent. What does this mean?
- It can soothe or calm itchy skin.
- It smells great.
The Vitamin A in mint helps to:
- Reduce swelling
- Eliminate blackheads
- Prevent oily skin
Mint oil can sometimes serve as a natural astringent.
Mint can be helpful in the prevention of colon and lung cancer.
Mint can help clear up acne.
Those who like mint ice cream have been linked to:
- Confidence, ambition and forward-thinking thought as personality traits
- Clear skin
- Great smiles