Spearmint Pure Essential Oil
Spearmint is delightful, much less harsh and pungent than the more commonly used Peppermint. This is due to the fact that it contains very little menthol. Spearmint has thus been more frequently used for culinary purposes rather than medicinal ones. Spearmint alleviates headaches and aids concentration. It is not as stimulating as Peppermint. It can be used for stomach problems, such as nausea and indigestion. It is also used to ease the discomforts of a cold and clear congested air passages. In aromatherapy skin care, it can clear congestion and tighten open pores. It alleviates mental fatigue, nervous exhaustion, migraine and stress.
Spearmint has a soothing, calming, cooling effect on itchy, red, inflamed and irritated skin conditions. Its cleansing action can also help to decongest oily and blemish prone skin. Spearmint contains far less menthol than Peppermint and is therefore a good choice for people with sensitive skin or for children.
Spearmint can be used when studying and at times of intense mental concentration. It can be used for cleansing and protection rituals, for healing and aura cleansing. It protects the practitioner on his astral journeys and during dream work. It enhances mental clarity, concentration and focus.
Spearmint has a stimulating action that can help to lift the spirits, relieve fatigue and aid concentration. Also beneficial for nervous conditions.
Spearmint can be helpful for a wide range of digestive problems including nausea, indigestion, wind and IBS. It is also beneficial for headaches, migraines and respiratory problems such as congested coughs, colds, asthma and bronchitis.