Spearmint 5ml

Spearmint 5ml

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Spearmint

Mentha spicata
Origin: India
Size: 2ml, 5ml, 15ml

Synonyms: Mentha cardiaca, Mentha crispa, Mentha viridis

Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in India

Composition: 100% organic Spearmint leaf essential oil

Extraction: Water-steam distillation of Spearmint leaf

Active Constituents: Terpenes: Carvone, limonene

Viscosity: Thin

Color: Pale yellow to pinkish orange

 

About: Spearmint essential oil’s aroma is bright, minty and refreshing with a mouthwatering sweetness. A member of the mint family, the Spearmint herb and its small, aromatic leaves can be found worldwide. It is best known as a flavoring in gum, toothpastes, mouth washes and candies. Considered to be a gentle alternative to Peppermint, Spearmint can be used during pregnancy and with children.

Common Uses: Spearmint can be found in respiratory salves, foot creams and ointments for promoting joint and muscular health. Spearmint is often used for maintaining oral health and can be added to toothpaste, tooth powder and mouthwash.

Blending Recommendations: Spearmint has a minty, sweet, herbal scent and blends well with many essential oils as a middle-top note.

Cardamom, Roman Chamomile, German Chamomile, Cinnamon Bark, Eucalyptus Radiata, Eucalyptus Globulus, Fennel, Ginger, Helichrysum, Inula, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemon, Sweet Marjoram, Sweet Orange, Peppermint, Ravintsara, Rosemary Cineol, Rosemary Verbenone, Sage, St. John’s Wort, Tea Tree, Thyme, Wintergreen, Yarrow.

Safety Information: Maximum Adult dilution: 5%; 30 drops per ounce

Chemistry:

Carvone                                   59.44%

Limonene                                19.41%

Myrcene                                    1.89%

1,8-cineol                                  1.77%

Beta-bourbonene                      1.20%

Spearmint essential oil contains 17 compounds.

Shelf Life: 4 years in proper conditions before quality declines.

Storage: Store upright, cap closed, out of direct heat and sunlight.

Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.