- Has a soothing, warming effect on body aches when used topically (always use wintergreen sparingly and with a carrier)
- Invigorating and awakening woodsy aroma
- Often used in homemade shampoo, muscle rubs and salves
Wintergreen oil has a refreshingly minty, woodsy and mildly sweet aroma. It contains methyl salicylate, a naturally occurring compound in the plant that provides soothing properties when used topically.
Botanical Name: Gaultheria procumbens
Essential oils may be used aromatically or topically in a variety of ways including diffusers, massage, compresses, baths, scrubs, lotions and sprays. Essential oils should be diluted with Natures Sunshine Massage Oil or Carrier Oil before applying topically.
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