Nana Mint or Moroccan Mint: Essential Oil
Latin Name: Mentha viridis L.
Part of plant: Leaves
Aroma Character: Green, warm, herbal
Blends Well with: Basil, Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Lavender
Nana Mint or Moroccan Mint Properties: Antibacterial, against viruses, fungi, and parasites; expectorant, against colds; against bruises, regenerative and healing for skin and mucous-membrane tissue.
Nana Mint or Moroccan Mint Indications: Bronchitis, influenza, sinusitis; sprains, hemorrhage, wounds; mycosis and parasitic skin ailments.
Nana Mint or Moroccan Mint Main Components: L-carvone, limonene, beta-caryophyllene, 1-8-cineole, myrcene.
Nana Mint or Moroccan Mint Contraindications, side effects: Avoid use by children and pregnant women because of ketone toxicity.
Nana Mint or Moroccan Mint is very uplifting and energising. A useful pick me up tonic that is good for in massage for treating tummy upsets.