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Wintergreen Natural Essential Oil - 10 ml

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Wintergreen ( Gaultheria ) Natural Essential Oil - 10 ml

IDENTIFICATION

INCI name ; Gaultheria Procumbens (Wintergreen) Leaf Oil

CAS number ; 90045-28-6

SKU code ; EN-WIN-0010

EXTRACTION METHOD ; Steam Distilled Essential Oil

PARTS USED ; Leaves

ORIGIN  ; India

COMMON NAMES : Checkerberry, Eastern Teaberry, Boxberry

APPEARANCE : Pale yellow to pinkish yellow colored liquid

ODOUR NOTE :Strong, characteristic, sweet-minty, woody aroma

QUALITY : 100 % pure natural whole essential oil.

Active Ingredients : Methyl salicylate

STORAGE CONDITION ; Store in a cool dark place

 

GAULTHERIA PROCUMBENS


Known for its potent scent that we have all come to recognise from sports oils, topical  rubs and creams sold in the commerce, powerful Wintergreen essential oil is THE go-to oils of athletes, active seniors and anyone seeking to recover from body exertion. Used in massage to ease the pain and inflammation from sprains, body aches, muscles and joints, wintergreen essential oil also help clear nose congestions. Wintergreen remarkable efficiency comes from its main and almost unique component, methyl salicylate* at 99%.

DO NOT USE IF YOU ARE HYPERSENSITIVE TO ASPIRIN (SALICYLATE) OR UNDER ANTICOAGULANT TREATMENTS. CAN BE IRRITANT: DO NOT USE BEFORE OR AFTER SURGERY, OR IF YOU ARE PRONE TO ECZEMA, ASTHMA, ULCERS (STOMACH), AND HERNIA.

IN GENERAL: USE WITH CAUTION, FOR SHORT PERIOD AND WITH PARCIMONY.

STRICTLY NOT FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 7.

USE FOR

 

Massages & body care

 

  • Body massage  use 1 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier oil (0.5 to 2 % concentration) TARGETED +++

 

Diffusion

 

 

Others 

 

 

For more detailed information, please go check this LINK TO Instructions of use essential oils page

 

 

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt

SEE OUR PAGE ON PRECAUTION - HOW TO USE ESSENTIAL OILS SAFELY

REPORTED BENEFITS

Reported benefits & properties:

 

  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Antalgic
  • Antispasmodic
  • Antirheumatic
  • Rheumatisms, arthrosis, Tendinitis, Stiff necks
  • Muscular pains, stress, and fatigue; sprains, strains, cramps, body aches.
  • Headaches and migraines

 

 

TRADITIONALLY USED FOR

 

  1. Rhumatisms, 
  2. arthrosis, 
  3. Tendinitis, 
  4. Stiff necks
  5. Muscular pains, 
  6. stress, and fatigue; 
  7. sprains, 
  8. strains, 
  9. cramps, 
  10. body aches.
  11. Headaches and migraines

SOME RECIPES | SYNERGIES

1. Sore Muscle Relief Massage Oil:

  • 2 tablespoons of jojoba oil or sweet almond oil
  • 10 drops of Wintergreen essential oil
  • 5 drops of Lavender essential oil
  • 5 drops of Frankincense essential oil

Combine all these ingredients into a small glass bottle, shake well, and massage onto sore muscles as needed. Always do a patch test first to ensure there is no skin irritation.

 

2. Tension Headache Relief Blend:

  • 1 tablespoon of coconut oil
  • 5 drops of Wintergreen essential oil
  • 5 drops of Peppermint essential oil
  • 5 drops of Lavender essential oil

Mix all ingredients in a small glass jar. Apply a small amount to your temples and back of your neck when you feel a headache coming on.

 

3. Invigorating Bath Soak:

  • 1 cup of Epsom salts
  • 5 drops of Wintergreen essential oil
  • 5 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil
  • 5 drops of Peppermint essential oil

Combine ingredients and store in a glass jar. Use 1/4 to 1/2 cup of the mixture in a warm bath for a refreshing and invigorating soak.

 

4. Natural Mouthwash:

  • 1 cup of distilled water
  • 2 teaspoons of baking soda
  • 3 drops of Wintergreen essential oil
  • 3 drops of Peppermint essential oil
  • 3 drops of Tea Tree essential oil

Combine all ingredients in a glass bottle and shake well. Use as a mouthwash, shaking before each use. Do not swallow.

 

5. Soothing Foot Soak:

  • 1/2 cup of Epsom salts
  • 5 drops of Wintergreen essential oil
  • 5 drops of Lavender essential oil
  • Warm water to fill a foot basin

Dissolve the Epsom salts and essential oils in the warm water. Soak your feet for 15-20 minutes for a relaxing treat.

Remember, Wintergreen essential oil contains methyl salicylate, which can be toxic in large amounts. It's important to use it sparingly and responsibly, and it should not be used with children, or pregnant or nursing women. As with any essential oil, it's always a good idea to do a patch test first to ensure there's no skin irritation, and to consult with a healthcare provider or aromatherapist if you have any concerns.

BLENDS WELL WITH

CAUTION

Do not use during the first 3 months of pregnancy / breastfeeding 

Keep out of reach of children and pets.

As a general rule, always perform a skin patch test before using your essential oils for the first time.

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt

Customer Reviews

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Cindy Cronje
Love EO

One of the best oils for pain. Works so well. Sometimes i even put it in my foot cream for an all over relief.

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Nadia
I love eOil

I absolutely LOVE eoil essential oils, tea's, creams etc.

I use it to make my own blends and medicine. I also use it to diffuse while I study and work.

The quality of the oil's are excellent.

I order today and it is delivered within one to two day's after I ordered. Super happy with your service and the short little handwritten thank you note that I receive with every order.

Thank you very much eoil for making every order so special.