Spearmint organic essential oil has a lovely sweet, spicy, herby-mint aroma.
Gentle and refreshing this makes it excellent for use with children and elderly.
A general tonic for congestive issues of the body.
Works well as an antiseptic for wounds and ulcers, protecting them from becoming septic or developing other infections, while also helping them to heal faster.
Its menthol content has a relaxing and cooling effect on the nerves and muscles, and helps to relax contractions in the case of spasms.
Helps provide relief from headache and stress.
Botanical Name: Mentha spicata
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Part Typically Used: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Country of Origin: India
Organic Certifier: Bio-Gro
Typical Main Constituents
Carvone – 52%
d-Limonene – 32%
Description: Pale yellow or olive coloured oil, has a warm, spicy, herby-mint odour.
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation.
Actions: Tonic, Anesthetic (Local), Antiseptic, Astringent, Nervine, Antispasmodic, Carminative, Stomachic, Expectorant, Decongestant, Hepatic, Cholagogue, Cephalic, Stimulant.
Special use: Gentle for young children and Elderly.
Blends Well With: Rosemary, Lavender, Lavandin, Jasmine, Yarrow, Eucalyptus, Marjoram, Lemon and other mints.
Safety Data: Non- toxic, Non- irritant. Recommended to only use at up to 1.7% for products used on the skin – Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young. (2015). Essential Oil Safety. Second Edition.
Aromatherapy / Home Use
Digestive: Colic, Dyspepsia, Flatulence, Nausea, Increases bile flow.
Respiratory: Asthma, Catarrh, Sinusitis, Spasmodic cough & hiccough – (In steam) Head colds.
Skincare: Acne, Dermatitis, Congested Skin.
Nervous System: Nervous stress and Nervous exhaustion, Headache, Migraine, Fatigue.
Immune: Colds, Flu and Fever.
General Essential Oil Safety Recommendations
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