Oil Name: Spearmint Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Mentha spicata
Spearmint essential oil has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint but is sweeter. It is pale yellow with a slight green tinge. It has a light consistency.
Spearmint Oil originated from the United States and is extracted from flowering tops of the plant using steam distillation.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
A-pinene, b-pinene, carvone, 1,8-cineole, linalool, limonene, myrcene, caryophyllene and menthol.
Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Carminative, Cephalic, Emmenagogue, Insecticide, Stimulant
Asthma, Exhaustion, Fever, Flatulence, Headaches, Nausea
Detail of Warnings
It is considered a non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil.
Compatible Combination Oils
Basil, Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Jasmine, Lavender, RosemaryTags: Spearmint Oil essential oils