The essential oil of fragrant wintergreen comes from plants harvested in an environmentally friendly and sustainable way. This rose-colored oil has a mild, sweet aroma. Very diluted, its essence is used in confectionery and in the manufacture of chewing gum.
Latin name: Gaultheria fragrantissima
French name: Thé des bois, fragrant wintergreen
French name: Wintergreen
Country of origin: Nepal
Distilled part: Leaf
Extraction method: Steam distillation
Characteristics: Transparent to pale pink fluid liquid with a very aromatic, strong and warm odor. Its characteristic aroma comes from methyl salicylate, a substance with medicinal properties similar to those of aspirin.
Aromatherapy properties: Antispasmodic +++, vasodilator +, anti-inflammatory +++, hepatostimulant +
Indications: Muscle pain, tendonitis, cramp, arthritis, epicondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, mild hepatic insufficiency ++, hypertension +, headache ++, coronary artery disease (crisis) (curative) ++, dermatosis, eczema, ecthyma, pityriasis +
Energy and emotional action
The energy of wintergreen promotes reflection so that ideas can materialize wholeness and independence. It increases the wisdom that comes from intuition and knowledge. If necessary, it helps us to Be less rational and logical.
Precautions for use
Keep out of the reach of children, air, heat and light.