Essential oil properties
It's similar to the smell of peppermint essential oil, but the taste is lighter and the color is pale yellow or pale green.
When you tired, in need of stimulating, spearmint oil just the thing you need.
It is for the treatment of digestive system diseases is very helpful, such as intestinal flatulence, constipation, diarrhea and nausea. It also soothes symptoms of stomach muscle weakness and treats hiccups.
It helps to treat headache, migraine, nervous tension, fatigue and excessive stress.
It is beneficial to the respiratory system, can treat asthma, bronchitis, sinusitis and mucositis.
The role of the skin, can relieve pruritus, contribute to the treatment of acne, dermatitis.
6 for women's health, it can prevent the menstruation and leucorrhea excessive maintain urinary tract smooth.
Native to the Mediterranean region, it is a perennial herb with stiff stems and a height of about 1m. Leaves bright green, Lance shaped, lobes deeply serrated. Pink or lavender. Unlike the peppermint, spearmint does not contain a high concentration of menthol. The ancient Greeks used it incense bath water. It has a reputation for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases. During the middle ages, it was used to treat gum pain and whiten teeth. American output accounts for more than 80% of world output.
The flowering time of spearmint essential oil is the part on the ground as raw materials, using steam distillation extraction, according to the fresh weight, the oil rate is 0.3%~0.4%. Cut the grass should be dried in the sun to dry (i.e., fresh material loss of more than 50%), and distillation.
The main chemical constituents of spearmint essential oil from pine or pinene, carvone, eucalyptol, limonene, linalool, lauric (Geranium), pink (terpene) ene ene and menthone. Peppermint essential oil in Holland contains only 0.5% of peppermint, while peppermint contains 40% mint.
Spearmint oil for disease treatment of the digestive system, respiratory system, mental fatigue and skin problems is effective.
The incense and incense evaporator
In steam therapy, spearmint oil can be used for the treatment of colic, vomiting, flatulence, headache, migraine, nervous, asthma, bronchitis, sinusitis and mucositis.
Make compound massage oil or dilute it in the bathtub
Do massage oil or spearmint essential oil compound diluted in the tub, can be used to alleviate the headache, migraine, stress, fatigue, sinusitis, asthma, bronchitis and nervous, and relieve itching.
Make a face cream or lotion
When used as spearmint oil cream or lotion composition, relieve scalp itching effect is very good. Can also relieve the congestion of the skin, and reduce the severity of acne skin.