Spearmint Essential Oil

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Spearmint Essential Oil, Botanical Name: Mentha piperita  Plant Part: Leaf  Country Of Origin: USA  Method Of Extraction: Steam Distillation:  Very similar to peppermint, slightly sweeter. Antispasmodic, emmenagogue, insecticide, parturient and stimulant. Indicated for all sorts of respiratory problems, sinusitis, and chronic bronchitis. If used in full body massage, use only a minute amount; massage in local areas may be preferable. Possibility of eye irritation, as well as an irritant on sensitive skin. Stimulates a tired mind. Helpful with digestive problems such as vomiting , flatulence, constipation and diarrhea. Seems to relax stomach muscles, relieves hiccups and nausea. May help with travel sickness. Good oil to use externally on children with digestive problems such as nausea, constipation and diarrhea. Blends well with basil, grapefruit, lemon and rosemary. May be used to relieve pruritus. Don't use during pregnancy. 

Products using Spearmint Essential Oil: Alaska Made Grasshopper Soap Bar