Spearmint Essential Oil 15ml
Botanical Name: Mentha spicata
Main Constituents:L-carvone: 58.94%
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, colourless to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, Spearmint has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint that is sweeter, and not so sharp.
Blends With: Basil, Birch Sweet, Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Jasmine, Lavender and Rosemary.
Background: Spearmint is a native of the Mediterranean area. A hardy perennial herb, Spearmint reaches about 1 meter (3 feet) in height. It has characteristic lance-shaped leaves with pink or lilac-colored flowers. The ancient Greeks used Spearmint to scent their bath water. It is a common flavouring agent in foods and scent in toiletries.
Therapeutic : anesthetic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, decongestant, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant and restorative.
Spearmint is traditionally used to help relieve
symptoms of indigestion, nausea, vomiting and gas.
It is high in antioxidants.
Used to balance sex hormones -great for ovarian support
Reduce facial hair in women.
Lower blood sugar
Awaken the senses
Fight pain and stiffness in joints
Lower blood pressure
amber glass round bottle; dropper cap
15 ml (0.5 oz) height: 2.6" diameter: 1.1"
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA.