Wintergreen Certified Organic Essential Oil
Extraction: Steam distilled, Leaves
Sweet, minty, menthol aroma. Known primarily for its antiseptic and it's warming analgesic properties, making it effective in treating rheumatic and arthritic pain. It can cool and soothe skin irritation, boost circulation and improve digestion. It is traditionally used to treat colds, flu, fever and infections. It assists in raising levels of alertness and concentration.
Use to help:
Reduce the appearance of blemishes and acne conditions.
Provide a soothing and warming sensation when applied to sore or tired muscles.
Clean, uplift and refresh the air and mask unpleasant odours.
Soothing, Refreshing Coolness, Accepting, Surrender, Inner Strength, Submission to Grace, Harmony with Mother Earth, Trusting Process of Life
Ideal for supporting/overcoming pain, rigidity, releasing limiting beliefs, letting go need to be right, control, stubbornness.
Gaultheria fragrantissima (Wintergreen) Oil *
Diffuser: Add 2 to 3 drops into a diffuser and let the therapeutic aroma fill the atmosphere.
Perfume: Apply 1-2 drops to your scarf or the inside of your shirt and wear as a perfume.
Body massage: We recommend 10 drops of essential oil per 20ml of massage oil. (2.5% dilution). Pump a small amount into your palms and rub together to warm and spread the oil. Massage, using long flowing strokes towards the heart, into freshly cleansed skin until absorbed.
Facial massage: We recommend 1-2 drops of essential oil per 5ml of facial oil. Pump a small amount into your palms and rub together to warm and spread the oil. Massage into freshly cleansed face, neck and decolletage until absorbed.
Bathing: Add 5 drops of essential oil to hot water and agitate the surface, then immerse and enjoy.
Inhale straight out of the bottle for a few seconds throughout the day.
Store below 30c and away from direct sunlight. To ensure skin compatibility, patch test first. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and seek medical advice.
For topical and aromatic use. Not to be taken internally without the advice of a registered clinician. Avoid contact with eyes and other sensitive areas. Keep out of the reach of children - to be administered by adults. Seek advice from a health care professional for use with babies and children. If pregnant, nursing, taking medication or if you have a medical condition, consult your health practitioner before use.
Do not use undiluted on the skin. Discontinue use if sensitivity occurs. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner. Avoid contact with plastic / painted surfaces. Store below 30°C and out of direct sunlight.
Not recommended for use during pregnancy.
FIRST AID: For advice, contact a Poisons Information Centre (Ph 131 126) or a doctor at once. Urgent hospital treatment is likely to be needed. If swallowed, do NOT induce vomiting.