Spearmint Essential Oil 1 ozMentha spicata 100 pcnt pure, natural essential oil. Sweet, minty aroma. Stimulates mind and eases digestion. A native to the Mediterranean, spearmint is derived from a hardy shrub that grows to more than two feet in height. While spearmint is ...
USDA Certified Organic Spearmint Essential Oil. 10 ml (1/3 oz). 100% Pure, Undiluted, Therapeutic Grade.
Certified Organics: This Certified Organic Oil is USDA Certified. * Botanical Name: Mentha spicata * Plant Part: Leaves * Extraction Method: Steam Distilled * Origin: India * Description: 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. * Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid. * Common Uses: Aromatherapists claim the therapeutic properties of Organic Spearmint Essential Oil are: as a local/topical anesthetic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, decongestant, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant and restorative. It is also believed to be an uplifting oil, great for alleviating fatigue and depression. It is also reputed to relieve itching (pruritis, eczema, urticaria), cools the skin and, aids in healing of wounds, sores and scabs. * Consistency: Thin * Note: Top * Strength of Aroma: Medium * Blends well with: Basil, Birch Sweet, Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Jasmine, Lavender and Rosemary. * Aromatic Scent: Organic Spearmint Essential Oil has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint. The major difference is that Spearmint oil is sweeter, and not quite as harsh. * History: The ancient Greeks used Spearmint to scent their bath water. It also had a reputation for curing sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, and for whitening teeth and healing sore gums. This might be credited to its ability to mimic a local anesthetic. * Cautions: Organic Spearmint Essential Oil may irritate mucous membranes. Avoid use during pregnancy.