Country of Origin
Asia and Europe
Iron, Copper, Riboflavin, Vitamin C, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B9, Manganese, Potassium, Benzene, Bourbonene, Camphene, Carveol, Carveyl Acetate, Carvone, Caryophyllene Oxide, Caryophyllene, Dihydrocarveol, Cubebene, Dihydrocarvone, Diisobutyl, Carbinol, Cyclooctanol, Eucalyptol, Jasmone, Furan, Ledol, D-Limonene, Germacrene
No known contraindications. Pregnant women should avoid large doses and consult their primary healthcare physician.
In the 21st century, it is common knowledge that Spearmint (and Peppermint) is used for calming upset stomaches and aiding digestion. Spearmint has been used traditionally to freshen breath, as has Peppermint. In some cases, Spearmint has been noted for its mild pain relieving properties. The aroma of Spearmint alone is enough to lift a tired or unfocused mind and has been used by many students across the world for an exam pick-me-up. Spearmint has also been used to lessen the impact of coughs and colds.
• Anti-microbial, slows the growth of bacteria or fungi.
• Antiemetic, effective against nausea and vomiting.
• Anti-infalmitory, helps keep inflammation in balance.
• Anti-cephalalgia, helps against headaches and migraines.
• Anti-Dyspeptic, aids in digestion and helps mitigate digestive discomfort.
• Analgesic, mild pain suppressant.
Flavor, Color and Aroma in Tea
Mild, smooth, fresh and pungent. Spearmint presents a unique flavor in the botanical kingdom, it tastes a lot like Peppermint but has a natural sweetness. The spear-like leaf has a mentally stimulating aroma and taste. In a cup of tea, this herb creates a soft golden-green color.
Yours for Wellness,
Clinton D Hawley
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This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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