- Has a soothing, warming effect on body aches when used topically (always use wintergreen sparingly and with a carrier)
- Invigorating and awakening woodsy aroma
- Often used in homemade shampoo, muscle rubs and salves
How It Works:
Wintergreen oil has a refreshingly minty, woodsy and mildly sweet aroma. It contains methyl salicylate, a naturally occurring compound in the plant that provides soothing properties when used topically.
Botanical Name:Gaultheria procumbens
100% pure wild-harvested Gaultheria procumbens leaf oil.
Essential oils may be used aromatically or topically in a variety of ways including massage, compresses, baths, scrubs lotions and sprays. Essential oils should be diluted with Nature’s Sunshine Massage Oil or Carrier Oil before being applied topically. Wintergreen oil features a child protective cap and should be kept from the reach of children.