Mentha Spicata Leaf Extract & Oil (Spearmint/Mint)

The Essential Oil of Spearmint is extracted by steam distillation of flowering tops of the spearmint plant, whose scientific name is Mentha Spicata. It is antispasmodic, due to which it has a relaxing and cooling effect on the nerves and muscles, and help the skin for various problems. 


Taditionally, Spearmint oil has been to soothe and heal acne, pimples. Enriched with antiseptic and antibacterial properties, it acts as a natural cleanser for the skin and deeply purifies from within. Spearmint oil has a cooling effect which soothes irritation and inflammation caused due to breakouts and this in turn, helps to maintain clear skin. Spearmint oil also helps in promoting hair growth by stimulating hair follicles and increasing blood circulation. It has a strong aroma and used to treat excessive dry scalp. One of the active ingredients, Menthol helps in providing pain relief through central and peripheral nervous system effects. Spearmint essential oil is thus widely used in aromatherapy sessions and auyrveda, as it de-stresses the mind, relaxes the senses and uplifts the mood. It has been proven that Peppermint essential oil helps with headaches. Leaf Extract is often used in Auyrveda for exaple face mask and etc.