Guide - Nanah Mint EO


The Story :


Nanah Mint is a variety of spearmint, mentha spicata, originating from the Mediterranean basin, more particularly from Morocco. It grows wild and is often found in gardens, where it can reach 1m high. It is more suitable for soils and dry climates than other mint varieties, and has a stronger taste than the spearmint found in Europe.

It is a plant famous for its aromatic power and its particular, sweet and sweet smell. It is particularly used in the preparation of tea and drinks in the Maghreb, but also as a condiment in many recipes.

Already used in antiquity, it has always been one of the most widespread medicinal plants, and traces of it can be found in some Egyptian tombs. There are a very large number of mint varieties, and nanah mint is one of the sweetest.

This essential oil of Mint Nanah is particularly recommended for its digestive, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.







The Plant :


It is a herbaceous plant from 20 to 60cm with oval leaves, offering a more pronounced flavor than field mint. We have selected extracts of Nanah Mint from Morocco for its superior quality oil. Its fragrance is soft and refreshing.


Properties :

  • Fresh aroma to use for your drinks and dishes
  • In diffusion, this essential oil is refreshing
  • Purifying for the skin





Uses :


In infusion: For its tonic and digestive properties.

To do this, mix 3 to 4 drops in a litre of warm, non-boiling water. Indeed, water that is too hot tends to evaporate the essential oil too quickly and could also degrade the essential oil and its components, making it less effective. It is important to dilute the essential oil in honey or on a sugar cube which you will then add in warm water, in order to unify the mixture. Once your preparation is done, you can enjoy your tea for a moment of relaxation, at any time of the day.

Atmospheric diffusion: To clean and purify the atmosphere of your home, but also to create a refreshing atmosphere.

Depending on the diffusers and the size of the room, pour between 5 and 30 drops, and allow 30 minutes for a large room and about 15 minutes for a bedroom. In all cases, comply with the instructions for the device used.

In cosmetics: In cosmetics, it is used to perform a massage or purifying mask and to stimulate digestion.

The essential oil of Nanah Mint is used very diluted in a rich vegetable oil to perform a draining and invigorating massage. Pour 4 drops of essential oil for 1 teaspoon of vegetable oil of your choice and massage gently into the area concerned.





Tips :

If you are tired with a lack of physical and mental tone, prepare a mixture of essential oil by third with Nanah mint from Morocco, Geranium and Lemon, put two or three drops in the palms of your hands and rub them in front of your face. This stimulates your olfactory sense and the reflex zones of your hands.


Caution: not recommended for pregnant women and children under three years of age, externally diluted in vegetable oil.