Spearmint Essential Oil

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EO000126
Weight:
1.0000 Ounces
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Main Constituents: 
Carvone: 66.34%

Botanical Name: Mentha spicata

Plant Part: Leaves

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Origin: Oregon, USA

Description: Spearmint is a native of the Mediterranean area. A hardy perennial herb, Spearmint reaches about 1 meter (3 feet) in height. It has characteristic lance-shaped leaves with pink or lilac-colored flowers.

Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.

Common Uses: Aromatherapists claim the therapeutic properties of Spearmint Essential Oil are: as a local/topical anesthetic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, decongestant, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant and restorative. It is also believed to be an uplifting oil, great for alleviating fatigue and depression.

Consistency: Thin

Note: Top

Strength of Aroma: VERY INTENSE 

Blends well with: BasilBirch SweetBergamotEucalyptusJasmineLavender and Rosemary.

Aromatic Scent: Spearmint Essential Oil has a fresh minty smell reminiscent of Peppermint. The major difference is that Spearmint oil is sweeter, and not quite as harsh.

History: The ancient Greeks used Spearmint to scent their bath water. It also had a reputation for curing sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, and for whitening teeth and healing sore gums. This might be credited to its ability to mimic a local anesthetic.

Cautions: Spearmint Essential Oil may irritate mucous membranes. Avoid use during pregnancy

 

 

Certificate Of Analysis Sheet
SPEARMINT ESSENTIAL OIL
MENTHA SPICATA
LNP Ref#: 6458 Production Date: 11-13-14
Botanical Origin: USA Lot#: 150-5101016140
Product Information
Extraction Method: STEAM DISTILLED Parts Used: PLANT
Quality: 100% NATURAL Cultivation: COMMERICAL CULTIVATION
Shelf Life: 1 YEAR    
Analysis Specifications

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PHYSICAL
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ANALYSIS...................METHOD.............RESULTS
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Specific Gravity @ 25*C....USP ..........0.925

Optical Rotation @ 25*C....USP .........-54.7

Index Refraction @ 20*C....USP ..........1.4894

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ANALYTICAL
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CONSTITUENT.....................METHOD.............RESULTS
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l-Limonene %....................NW1-001.01.1.......12.10

l-Carvone %.....................NW1-001.01.1.......66.34

cis-Dihydrocarvone %............NW1-001.01.1.......0.91

trans-Dihydrocarvyl acetate %...NW1-001.01.1.......0.79

Cis-Jasmone %...................NW1-001.01.1.......0.28

This page last updated on 02 APR 2015 - Copyright 2015

 

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