Category Essential Oils
Species Mentha spicata L., var. eromenthe, fam.
Part Flowering Herb
Method Steam Distillation
Spearmint Essential Oil, USA
Spearmint Essential Oil, USA, (Mentha spicata), speramint oil has been used to help support the respiratory and nervous systems.
Action: Spearmint oil is anti-inflammatory, calming, astringent, antiseptic, mucolytic, stimulates the gallblader, and promotes menstruation.
Traditional Uses: Spearmint oil has been used to help support the respiratory and nervous systems.
Indications: Bronchitis, candida, cystitis, and hypertension.
Other Uses: Spearmint essential oil may balance and increase metabolism. Spearmint may aid the glandular, nervous, and respiratory systems. Spearmint oil may also help with acne, stimulate a poor appetite, help bad breath, promote easier labor in childbirth, and help with depression, digestion, dry skin, eczema, headaches, intestines (soothes), menstruation (to slow heavy periods), nausea, sore gums, vaginitis, and excess weight.
Application: Diffuse or apply topically. Add to food or rice milk as a dietary supplement or flavoring.
Fragrant Influence: Spearmint's hormone-like activity may help open and release emotional blocks and bring about a feeling of balance and a lasting sense of well-being.
Safety Data: If pregnant or under a doctor's care, consult your physician.
Companion Oils: Basil oil, Lavender oil, Peppermint oil, and Rosemary Ct cineol.
Spearmint Essential Oil, USA (75% carvone) has an intense warm, slightly green-herbaceous odor. Spearmint is penetrating and truly reminiscent of the crushed herb. Spearmint blends well with other mints and is surprisingly stable in soaps. We think you will find that this is the best quality spearmint oil in the world today.