Wintergreen Essential Oil Information
Wintergreen Essential Oil (Gaultheria fragrantissima) is also commonly known as Tea Berry, Checker Berry, and Box Berry. Wintergreen Essential Oil has a strong sharp, sweet, woody, and slightly minty aroma presenting a top fragrance note.
Wintergreen Essential Oil is included in our Rocky Mountain Oils Pain Relief collection for its ability to soothe minor aches and pains from muscle, tendon, and joint overuse.
Use the oil to boost mental alertness and concentration. The emotion-balancing Wintergreen also promotes a positive self-image while encouraging forgiveness.
The strong fragrance has long been used to stimulate healthy digestion, reducing feeling of bloat in the gut. Refresh your skin with Wintergreen Essential Oil. When properly diluted with your favorite carrier oil, Wintergreen can help cool dry, scaly skin. It works to soothe the scalp and can help improve the appearance of your hair. The natural deodorizer may also aid in reducing body odors.
Caution: Wintergreen Essential Oil is a “hot” oil, meaning you should always dilute with a carrier oil to prevent skin sensitization.
Wintergreen Essential Oil also may help:
● Ease mild respiratory irritation due to environmental threats
● Supports healthy bones
● Regulate natural water and fluid balance
● Support normal menstration● Maintain a healthy circulatory system
Botanical Name: Gaultheria fragrantissima
Country of Origin: Nepal
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Leaf
Aroma: Mint, Sweet, Woody
Consistency: ThinBlends Well With: Basil, Black Pepper, Cypress, Helichrysum italicum, Peppermint, Pine, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Thyme
Saint Patty's Soap
• 2 cups Melt and Pour Soap Base
• 1 bag Spearmint tea
• 5-6 drops Green Soap Coloring
• 1 teaspoon Wintergreen oil
• 1 teaspoon JojobaMelt the soap base in a double boiler. While heating, open bag of tea and grind the leaves with a mortar and pestle. Add leaves to soap base and stir. Pour base into a 4 cup, glass bowl or measuring cup. Stir well while adding color, Jojoba, and Wintergreen oil. When mixed in, pour into shamrock shaped molds and allow to cool. When cool, remove from mold and allow to dry for 24 hours. It’s great to use on sore muscles.
Minty Fresh Air
• 5 drops Wintergreen
• 3 drops Blend of Vanilla
• 2 drops LavenderDiffuse to brighten the room and freshen the air.
Wintergreen Essential Oil is extracted by steam distillation of the leaf of Gaultheria fragrantissima.
The main constituent in Wintergreen Essential Oil is:
Methyl salicylate - provides a medium minty aroma
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Cypress Essential Oil’s fresh evergreen aroma can bolster your confidence and support your respiratory system. Try using it in DIY skin care products. Relax and breathe deeply with the woody aroma diffused around you.