New Zealand Candle Supplies
Wintergreen Essential Oil
|Botanical Name||Gaultheria Procumbens|
|Plant Part||Leaves & Flowers|
Description: It has a refreshing, minty and sweet aroma which is said to work well for muscle aches and pains. Wintergreen essential oil has a warming affect with creates warmth in muscles and is said to help work out knots in the joints and muscles.
Properties: As well as relieving pain in the muscles and joints Wintergreen essential oil is also said to have relaxant properties which are good for relieving stress and may help with getting a full nights rest. It may also help with regulating the menstrual cycle and treating wounds.
Contraindications/Cautions: A small test patch is recommended before use as Wintergreen essential oil may cause possible skin sensitivity when used in high concentrated doses. It is not for internal use and please talk to professional before use during pregnancy.