Description/History – It has a high amount of methyl salicylate which can be helpful for all types of physical discomfort. It is a warming oil as it increases blood flow to the areas applied as well. Anciently it has also been used to aid respiratory challenges.
Key Benefits – Helpful for muscle soreness, may help in muscle repair as it can increase blood flow to the area where applied.
- Apply 2-3 drops to areas of soreness to improve mobility.
- Apply 2-3 drops to neck and shoulders to help with tension or minor headaches.
- Add a drop to your water and swish to freshen breath
Country of Origin – India
Latin Name – Gaultheria procumbens
Complementary Oils – Bergamot, Basil, Cypress, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, Marjoram, Peppermint. Note: Birch has a similar chemical makeup to Wintergreen and can be a great substitute.
Main Constituents – Methyl salicylate, ethyl salicylate
Cautions – Avoid use if pregnant. For topical use only. Because of the sweet taste of this oil keep it out of the reach of children as it can be toxic if taken internally.
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