Benefits of Mint Quiz
by Staff
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.

  • True
  • False

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.

  • True
  • False

Mint can be helpful in the prevention of colon and lung cancer.

  • True
  • False

Mint can help clear up acne.

  • True
  • False

Those who like mint ice cream have been linked to:

  • Confidence, ambition and forward-thinking thought as personality traits
  • Clear skin
  • Great smiles