La menthe et ses bienfaits en cosmétique

Mint

Botanical family

Lamiaceae

Cosmetic benefits

There are more than 1,200 varieties of mint; of which Peppermint is without a doubt the most grown. Its odour is unique and stands out among others. Mint is used in numerous cosmetics and perfumes in virtue of its strong odoriferous power. Rich in nutrients and antioxidants, mint has always been used to freshen breath. An irresistible taste that provides incomparable freshness. It also has painkilling, digestive, purifying, decongesting and detoxifying properties.

Origin / Cultivation

Mint is one of the most well-known medicinal plants. Archaeologists found mint leaves in the tombs of Egyptians. It is known to have been used by Greeks and Romans to relieve pain and purge the unwell. Since then it has been used intensively, often to improve flavours and provide a fresh effect. It is sown in spring and harvested in summer. It is found in Europe, Asia and North America.

The Centifolia product(s) where this ingredient is present :

  • With organic Mint and Aloe vera extracts.. Suitable for all the family. Suitable for pregnant women.. Free from fluoride, sulphates and no added essential oils.

    3,75 €
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    With organic Mint and Aloe vera extracts.. Suitable for all the family. Suitable for pregnant women.. Free from fluoride, sulphates and no added essential oils.
    Available
    3,75 €