Spearmint Essential Oil
Spearmint (Mentha spicata) essential oil is cooling and anti-inflammatory to the skin. It is calming and is helpful with tight muscles.
Chemistry: carvone (57.61%), limonene (19.99%), b-myrcene (1.51%), b-pinene (1.47%), 1,8-cineole (1.38%), a-pinene (1.33%)
Latin Name: Mentha spicata
Botanical Family: Lamiaceae
Cultivation: India, Certified Organic
Plant Part: Leaves and stems
Chemical Family: Ketones
Aroma: Sweet, minty, herbaceous
Properties: sedative, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, cooling, analgesic, anti-fungal, astringent
Steam Distilled: February 2018
Shelf Life: 5 years (approx.)
For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 teaspoon of unscented lotion and gently massage in skin for cooling, itch relief, or muscle cramps.
Spearmint is helpful with clearing the mind and promoting mental focus.
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. Consult a licensed physician if pregnant or nursing. If the oil is past it’s “Best by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Avoid the use of essential oils near infants and small children.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.