Mint (Peppermint and Spearmint) - Whole Plant SynergyAroma: bright, clean, fresh, penetrating (the Peppermint is camphorous and sharp and the Spearmint is sweet and grassy).
Planet: Mercury / Venus (Peppermint) & Venus (Spearmint)
Influence on the mind and emotions: Peppermint: stimulating and cooling, it helps counter mental fogginess and lack of focus; excellent for stress, tension, overwork; unblocks stuck emotions and helps increase concentration and memory. Spearmint: stimulates a tired mind and helps mitigate effects of travel and sea-sickness; can bring back childhood joys and memories.
Key qualities and character: clarifying, stimulating, awakening, penetrating, energizing, clearing, strengthening and vivifying.
Traditional uses and folklore: Roman and Greek physicians used it to fortify and stimulate; major flavoring ingredient in foods and beverages throughout recorded history; part of the ancient Egyptian incense Kyphi; in the Bible it was used as a tithe and a tribute, as well as on the floors of synagogues; Christians dedicated it to the Virgin Mary; the Arabs drank the tea to ensure virility; and throughout Europe, mint was used as a remedy for mental exhaustion and headaches.
Skin care: capillary constrictor good for removing toxic congestion; ant-inflammatory, analgesic, anti-microbial, anti-fungal; and good for oily and itchy skin.
Precautions: shouldn't be used in conjunction with homeopathic remedies; not for use at night since it can cause wakefulness; do not use if pregnant or on small children; and can be irritating to sensitive skin.
Ingredients: unsprayed aromatic hydrosol of Oregon Peppermint, essential oils of unsprayed Willamette Valley Peppermint and certified organic USA Spearmint, coconut emulsifier and grapefruit seed extract.
Size: 2 fluid oz. spray bottle