Spearmint Essential Oil
Spearmint Essential Oil

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Spearmint Essential Oil


Certifications: Organic, kosher, vegan, kid friendly

Botanical Name: Mentha spicata

Main Constituents: L-carvone (58.94%)

Plant Part: Leaves

Origin: India

Processing Method: Steam Distilled

Description / Colour / Consistency: A thin, clear, colorless 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.

Product Abstract: Spearmint is cool, refreshing, and lovely to use in a bath, foot bath or diffuser. It has many therapeutic properties which include the following:

  • Alleviation of flatulence
  • Improvement of appetite
  • Stimulating a sluggish liver
  • Supporting the body's ability to overcome indigestion
  • Reduction of nausea
  • Headache relief
  • Physical and mental energy enhancement
  • Soothing of sunburn
  • Stimulation of the nervous system
  • Reduction of neuralgia
  • Beneficial for bad breath and gum diseases when diluted and used as a mouthwash
  • Detoxification of digestive organs such as the liver, stomach, small and large intestines.
  • Detoxification of the lymphatic system
  • Soothing of painful or swollen lymph nodes.

Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.