Botanical Name: Mentha spicata * Plant Part: Leaves * Extraction Method: Steam Distilled * Origin: China * 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 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. * Consistency: Thin * Note: Top * Strength of Aroma: Medium * Blends well with: Basil, Birch Sweet, Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Jasmine, Lavender and Rosemary. * Aromatic Scent: 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: Spearmint Essential Oil may irritate mucous membranes. Avoid use during pregnancy.
Botanical Name: Mentha spicata
Aromatic Scent: 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.
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At Plant Therapy we also have some other selections you may be interested in. Includes: Basil, Bergamot, Cajeput, Carrot, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Cinnamon, Citronella, Clary Sage, Clove, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Fir, Frankincense, Garlic, Germanium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Marjoram, Myrrh, Neroli, Naiouli, Nutmeg, Orange, Oregano, Patchouli, Peppermint, Pine, Rosemary, Spearmint, Tangerine, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver, Vanilla, Wintergreen, Ylang Ylang.
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