Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Pale Yellow with Strong, Astringent Lemon odor|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.925 - 0.952 @ 20°C|
|:||1.484 - 1.491 @ 20°C|
Plant Part Used
|:||Leaves and Stems|
DESCRIPTION:This essential oil is extracted from Mentha of the Labiatae family that is also called common or garden spearmint and spire, green, lamb, pea and fish mint. This oil is gentler to use with children and highly useful for digestive system and helps to relieve flatulence, constipation, vomiting and nausea.
CONSTITUENTS:It contains a-pinene, b-pinene, carvone, 1,8-cineole, linalool, limonene, myrcene, caryophyllene and menthol.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A top note with a medium aroma, it has a characteristic scent that is sweeter than the minty aroma of peppermint.
BLENDS WITH:It blends particularly well with Basil, Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Lavender and Jasmine.
COMMON NAMES:Mentha spicata
USES:The oil is highly useful to deal with digestive problems such as constipation, flatulence, diarrhea and nausea. Further, it also helps with headaches, migraines, nervous strain, fatigue and stress. It is also used for various skin problems such as acne, dermatitis, congested skin and sore gums.