Similar to peppermint, but much sweeter. It smells like spearmint gum. Excellent refreshing and stimulating oil.
Botanical Name: Mentha spicata.
Plant Part: Leaves and Stems
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description: A thin, clear, colourless to pale yellow liquid
Aroma: A top note with a medium aroma, it has a characteristic scent that is sweeter than the minty aroma of peppermint.
Blends well with - peppermint, wintergreen, grapefruit, lime, tangerine, eucalyptus, lavender, rosemary, cedarwood
- freshen breath/ mouthwash (do not swallow)
- cleaning aid
- sore muscles
- sinus congestion
- respiratory congestion
- headache and migraines
- stimulant - great to help you wake up in the morning
Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. Avoid while breastfeeding.