Uplifting effect on the nervous system. Antiseptic and astringent, and can clear up acne and skin congestion. Stomachic, i.e. it can aids digestion and address nausea. Can decrease congestion when dealing with cold/flu symptoms.
Latin Name: Mentha spicata
Country of Origin: India
Extraction Method: Steam distilled leaves and blossoms
Top note with warm, spicy, herbaceous scent
May not be compatible with homeopathic treatment. Carvone has been associated with skin sensitization and may present a moderate risk. Use at a lower percentage and always with a carrier if used on the skin.
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