Plant Therapy - Wintergreen ORGANIC Essential Oil
This bright green leafy bush with attractive red berries was used for centuries by Native American populations as an aid for sore, aching joints and muscles due to aging or strenuous activities.
Botanical Name: Gaultheria procumbens
Country of Origin: Nepal, China
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Plant Part: Leaves
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Sharp, sweet, fruity, medicinal scent
Blends Well With:
Aniseed, Clove Bud, Coriander Seed, Eucalyptus Globulus, Fennel Sweet, Geranium Egyptian, Peppermint Western US, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole, Spearmint, Vanilla C02.
Cautions: Possible drug interactions. Can inhibit blood clotting. Those who take aspirin or other blood-thinning medications should avoid using Wintergreen. Should not be used at all during or shortly after a viral fever. We recommend a maximum dilution of 2.4% for topical applications. Completely avoid Wintergreen oil up to age 12. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
When added to a carrier at a maximum dilution of 2%, Wintergreen essential oil can help with the aches and discomfort associated with aging joints. Please consult with our Aromatherapists (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you need help deciding if Wintergreen is right for your situation.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.