Spearmint is widely used in beauty products because of it's gentle cleansing and cooling properties. The leaves can be sprinkled into the soap mixture when at a light trace to create a speckled effect and an earthy mint scent.
Latin: Mentha viridis
Origin: United States
Plant Part Used: Leaf
Approx. Cups/ Lb: 17
Active Compounds: Volatile oil, Flavonoid thymonin, Caffeic acid, Rosmarinic acid, Carvone, and Limonene.