Spearmint is a hardy perennial herb that reaches about 1 meter in height. It has bright green lance-shaped, sharply serrated leaves and lilac-colored flowers. Unlike Peppermint, Spearmint does not contain significant amounts of Menthol. Spearmint is used to heal sore gums and also to whiten teeth.
It stimulates a tired mind and helps with headaches, migraines, nervous strain, fatigue and stress.
For the respiratory tract Spearmint oil could help with asthma, bronchitis, catarrh and sinusitis.
Spearmint shares many of the same properties as Peppermint. It is milder than peppermint and better for children.
It has a calming effect also on the digestive system. It will increase bile production and calm digestive upsets. It is a good essential oil to use on indigestion. It may mitigate some of the effects of travel and seasickness.
10 ml, 50 ml