Spearmint Oil

Spearmint Oil

Mentha spicata

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Spearmint plants and Spearmint oil has many benefits including boosting the metabolism and assisting with occasional digestive upset.

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Product Description

It is also used for its healing benefits, which are similar to those of peppermint. Many people prefer the less intense flavor and scent of spearmint over that of peppermint.

Extraction:
Spearmint oil is extracted by steam distilling the flowering tops.

Main Constituent:
The main chemical components of spearmint oil are a-pinene, b-pinene, carvone, 1,8-cineole, linalool, limonene, myrcene, caryophyllene and menthol (0.5% compared to the 40% in peppermint)

Spearmint also wakes and uplifts the mind, but is less harsh than Peppermint and ideal for kids. It is antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, stimulant. It helps reduce gas and other digestive issues, and can possibly relieve hiccups. It also can alleviate tension and headaches, as well as water retention, menstrual cramps and skin infection.

 

 

Additional Information

size

10 ml (5 fl oz), 5 ml (4 fl oz)