Spearmint is high in beneficial antioxidant compounds that helps to protect skin against and repair damage caused by free radicals. Because of its abundant source of menthol, mint has strong antimicrobial and antiseptic properties, which speed up the healing of wounds. The strong anti-inflammatory properties of mint also help to soothe the irritation from mosquito bites and calms itchy skin.
In skin care, the salicylic acid content of mint assists smooth cell turnover by loosening dead skin cells. This helps to fade acne scars and achieve clear skin while effectively prevent acne by cleaning the pores. It also contains vitamin A, which balance the secretion of sebum in people who have oily and acne-prone skin. Spearmint is also a mild astringent that can tone the skin. The oil removes dirt and grime from our pores, refines and tighten them to leave you with smoother, softer, well-hydrated and blackheads free skin.
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