Wintergreen Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Gaultheria Procumbens
Country of origin: China
Extraction: Steam distilled
Colour: Colourless to Yellowish
Aroma:. strong mint candy flavor.
General medicinal properties:
Wintergreen Essential Oil contains naturally 99% methyl salicylatehas, as it is very useful in many rheumatic conditions, for gout, and for stiffness due to old age. It also revitalizes and gives energy following muscular pains, particularly good for athletes.
Caution: Directly applying oil on skin can cause irritation, headaches and nausea, use in low concentration and do not use during pregnancy.