Spearmint Essential oil (Mentha spicata) is steam distilled from the leaves of the spearmint plant and has a minty and herbaceous characteristic aroma.
Spearmint, as compared to Peppermint essential oil, is gentler as its scent is softer and its effects are milder, making it ideal for children, the elderly, and those with sensitive skin.
Commonly used to help relieve symptoms of nausea
Believed to help reveal a new layer of skin, thus increasing skin's resilience and elasticity
Good for keeping away insects
Uplifting aroma encourages a sense of focus
Has antibacterial properties
Combine with a carrier oil to:
Apply to skin to reduce incidences of nausea
Use as an anti-aging moisturizer
Help repel insects
Help relieve itchy skin due to dryness and skin irritations
Add a few drops to the diffuser of your choice to:
help increase focus for students
Add a few drops:
to your facial cleanser for a refreshing cleanse that helps increase skin’s elasticity
Spearmint essential oil blends well with Lavender, Rosemary, Basil, Peppermint, and Eucalyptus.
WORD OF CAUTION
Always mix Spearmint essential oil with a carrier oil before applying topically. A patch test should be performed before use for those with sensitive skin.
Spearmint essential oil contains limonene, which can cause severe damage to the livers of cats, or dogs with weaker immune systems.
As a general rule, pregnant or nursing women should consult their physician before using essential oils.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.