Spearmint Essential Oil

Spearmint Essential Oil

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Spearmint is a native of the Mediterranean area. A hardy perennial herb, Spearmint reaches about 1 meter (3 feet) in height. It has characteristic lance-shaped leaves with pink or lilac-colored flowers.

Spearmint plants and essential oil has many benefits including boosting the metabolism and assisting with occasional digestive upset. A rich antioxidant, spearmint helps support the respiratory and nervous systems.

Aromatherapists claim the therapeutic properties of Spearmint Essential Oil are: as a local/topical anesthetic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, decongestant, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant and restorative. It is also believed to be an uplifting oil, great for alleviating fatigue and depression.

The energies of spearmint oil open and release emotional blocks in the etheric level which helps to bring balance to the body.

It also helps people establish safe boundaries and feel protected when releasing old beliefs. It brings about more self-trust which is important in moving forward and overcoming negative emotions.

Use diluted - 50:50 dilution (one part essential oil: one part of carrier oil). Then, apply several drops (2-4) on location, ankles and wrists. Apply to chakras/vitaflex points. Directly inhale or diffuse.
What Chakra is Affected? Solar plexus and heart chakras.
What is the Corresponding Chakra Color? Green.

Botanical Name Mentha spicata
Country of origin China
Cultivation Conventional (Non GMO)
Extraction Method Steam Distilled
Plant part Leaves
Color Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.
Scent Spearmint Essential Oil has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint. The major difference is that Spearmint oil is sweeter, and not quite as harsh.
Strength of Aroma Medium
Note High
Ingredients

Mentha spicata
Main Constituents: Carvone: 60%

Usage

Use diluted - 50:50 dilution (one part essential oil: one part of carrier oil). Then, apply several drops (2-4) on location, ankles and wrists. Apply to chakras/vitaflex points. Directly inhale or diffuse.
What Chakra is Affected? Solar plexus and heart chakras.
What is the Corresponding Chakra Color? Green.

Blends well with Basil, Birch Sweet, Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Jasmine, Lavender and Rosemary.
History The ancient Greeks used Spearmint to scent their bath water. It also had a reputation for curing sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, and for whitening teeth and healing sore gums. This might be credited to its ability to mimic a local anesthetic.
Warnings Spearmint Essential Oil may irritate mucous membranes. Avoid use during pregnancy.
Manufacture Best Natures Cosmetic
Country of Manufacture Canada
Disclaimer

This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.