Spearmint Essential Oil
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.
It originated from the United States.
It is extracted from flowering tops using steam distillation.
A-pinene, b-pinene, carvone, 1,8-cineole, linalool, limonene, myrcene, caryophyllene and menthol.
Antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, cephalic, emmenagogue, insecticide, restorative and stimulant.
Spearmint essential oil could be helpful in :
- It is considered a non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing oil.