About Wintergreen Essential Oil Nepal:
Wintergreen Essential Oil Nepal (Gaultheria procumbens), has a very sweet, minty, spicy aroma similar to Sweet Birch. The natural constituent, methyl salicylate, is the common denominator affecting the scent of both Birch and Wintergreen. can be effective in many massage or relaxing blends, and blends well in mint and citrus oils. Nepalese oil is sometimes pink due to traces of iron. We take the extra step to remove this iron when present to provide you with natural, pure, and clear oil. It’s important to note that this particular Wintergreen oil has been Carbon-14 isotope tested for a 100% natural oil.
Action Traditional Uses and Indication for Wintergreen Essential Oil:
Action: Wintergreen is antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, and a liver stimulant. Traditional Uses: Leaves have been chewed to increase respiratory capacity by Native Americans when running long distances and performing difficult labor. Settlers in early America had their children chew the leaves for several weeks each spring to prevent tooth decay. Wintergreen was used as a substitute for black tea during the Revolutionary War. Indication: Arthritis, rheumatism, inflammation, muscular pain, tendonitis, hypertension, and cramps.
Other Uses and Application for Wintergreen Essential Oil:
Other Uses: Wintergreen oil may be beneficial for cystitis, acne, bladder infection, gout, gallstones, edema, eczema, osteoporosis, skin diseases, ulcers, and urinary tract disorders. It contains an active principle similar to cortisone and is beneficial for bone, muscle, and joint discomfort. Application: Apply neat to the bottom of the feet. Dilute with vegetable or massage oil when applying elsewhere. Add 3-5 drops to 1/2 fl. oz. of bath gel and add to bath water for soothing bath.
Fragrant Influence: It stimulates and increases awareness in all levels of the sensory system.
Companion Oils: Basil, Birch, Cypress, Geranium, Juniper, Lavender, Lemongrass, Marjoram, Peppermint, and Roman chamomile.
Safety Data: If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Do not use if epileptic. Skin test for allergies.
ESSENTIAL OILS SAFETY & DISCLAIMER:
This information is for educational purpose only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose and disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purpose only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate. As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.