Peppermint for Coughs and Colds

For Centuries, peppermint has been known for its benefits as a digestive tonic as well as a refreshing beverage. But did you know that it is a brilliant herb to use during the winter months? With so many coughs and colds around at the moment it is the perfect choice. Peppermint is a potent antibacterial, antimicrobial and antiseptic herb making it excellent for all respiratory infections. It is also known for its decongestant properties which is due to its active ingredient,