Spearmint

Mentha spicata

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$ 9 USD

Growth Method: Cultivated

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Part of the plant: Herb

Country of origin: USA

Note: Top

Scent: Minty fresh and similar to peppermint but sweeter


Blends With: Anise, basil, cajuput, eucalyptus, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, lime, peppermint, and rosemary

Common Uses: Depressed mood, mental fatigue, skin infection, nausea, and travel sickness

Contraindications:

  • May irritate mucous membranes
  • May cause strong allergic reaction
  • Do not exceed 3% dilution

Applications:

  • Bath: 1-2 drops in a full bath
  • Diffuse: 3-10 drops in a diffuser or nebulizer, follow manufacturer's instructions
  • Massage: 1 drop to 10 ml (2 tsp) oil or cream, may be stronger for a liniment but do not exceed 3% dilution

Disclaimer:

Essential oils should not be used undiluted.Avoid essential oil contact with the eyes or mucous membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test.

This information educational purposes, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information should not be used as a substitute for medical counseling with a health care professional. Individuals with serious illnesses should consult a qualified health care professional.

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.