Botany: Spearmint is a relative of peppermint and lavender and is part of the Lamiaceae botanical family. It can be used instead of peppermint as it is gentler and warming, where peppermint is cooling.
Other Common Names: Garden Mint
Scent Profile: Mid to top that has a sweet, light minty aroma.
Supports digestive relief from nausea and indigestion
Pain relief for musculoskeletal aches, pains, stiffness, and inflammation. Also supports symptoms of fibromyalgia
Energizes feelings of mental fatigue
Supports the respiratory system and relief from inflammation and infections
Blends well with: Balsam Fir, Cinnamon leaf,Eucalyptus radiata, Eucalyptus stageriana, Greenland moss, Green Myrtle, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Niaouli, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Ravintsara, Rosemary ct. verbenone, Scots Pine, and Tea tree.
If you have GERD and are sensitive to mint based oils, Spearmint should be avoided.
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