Wintergreen Essential Oil

Common Name: Wintergreen

Botanical Name: Gaultheria procumbens

Size: 10ml

Parts Used: Organic Leaves

Processing: Steam distilled

Primary Chemical Type: Phenolic ester

Origin: China

Common Uses: Historically used as a pain reliever.  Believed to increase speed of healing for skin disorders as well as bone issues.  When added to lotions it acts as a natural moisturizer.

Special Notes: Similar to birch.  High in Methyl Salicylate.  Avoid if pregnant and on young children or nursing women and those with severe liver or kidney disease.