Spearmint Essential Oil, Organic
Native to the mediterranean region the plant Mentha Spicata is now one of the most important essential oil bearing plants of the U.S.A.. Spearmint, being lighter and sweeter in aroma may be used as an alternative to Peppermint and is safer for young children and pregnant women. Spearmint has a reputation for relieving motion sickness as well as morning sickness. This oil is calming and useful in stimulating a tired mind.
Latin Name: Mentha Spicata
How It's Made: The steam distillation of the partially dried flowering tops produces Spearmint oil.
Aroma: Fresh, nutty scent.
Strength: Fairly strong.
Respiratory: Helps with Bronchitis, is a remedy for asthma and helps with sinus infections.
Nervous System: Relieves migraines, relieves fatigue, helps with stress related disorders, nervous strain and seneral headaches.
Immune System: Battles common cold and influenza, helps with flu symptoms and combat fevers.
Digestive: Prevents flatulence, helps with dyspepsia, increases appetite, helps with heartburn, reduces nausea and is useful for colic.
Skin: Reduces acne, helps with dermatitis.
Safety Guidelines: This oil is non-toxic and will not irritate or sensitize the skin. Nature's Flavors' Organic Eucalyptus Essential Oil should not be used directly on the skin. The oil should first be mixed with a diluting or carrier oil.