spearmint

April 24, 2018

Piperitone

Piperitone is a ketone as found in dill, spearmint, cornmint, calamint, catnip, peppermint, and certain eucalyptus species. Many ketones can be toxic internally and topically.  Some can be convulsant, toxic to the liver, or neurotoxic in high doses.  Do not overuse or use for prolonged periods of time. Links to Plants […]
July 12, 2018

Spearmint (Mentha spicata) Research

Latin Name: Mentha spicata Family: Lamiaceae RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the species, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  Research found is catalogued by therapeutic action.  This categorized compilation of research articles does not necessarily imply that there […]
July 13, 2018

Green Hydration Smoothie

This Green Hydration smoothie has a beautiful earthy green hue and is loaded with vitamins, minerals, and electrolytes for good health and hydration.  Add the matcha green tea powder for an energy boost, plus a more vibrant green color! Green Hydration Smoothie Ingredients 1 green apple, cored and cut into […]
July 13, 2018

Spearmint & Orange – Wake Up Water

Wake up to the fresh and invigorating flavors of spearmint & orange.  These two herbal pick-me-ups have been used as a folk remedy to help improve alertness.  In a few human studies, spearmint and orange have shown to help increase cognitive function and boost mood. Spearmint & Orange – Wake […]