benefits of spearmint
Spearmint is pleasantly aromatic herb
packed with numerous health benefiting vitamins, antioxidants and photo-nutrients.
On the skin, when used as cream or lotion, it
may help relieve the itching of pruritis, dermatitis, and hives. Spearmint oil is used as blended massage oil
and in the aromatic
therapy to help relieve headaches, stress, fatigue, and nervous
conditions and to relieve itching.
Spearmint Spearmint Leaf (Mentha spicata), crushed, USA, a/k/a Green Mint, Lamb
Mint, Garden Mint, Sage of Bethlehem, HierbabuenaIn soapmaking: Cut and
sifted, spearmint lends color, texture and exfoliating properties to
soap. This herb is also a very good ingredient for bath teas and sachets
and is useful as a facial steam to help cleanse the pores.