Therapeutic grade. | Made with certified organic ingredients. | Steam distilled.
Wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens) Wintergreen is used as a mild pain reliever, an anti-inflammatory, and as an antiseptic. As such, it is very useful for acne treatment, because it helps to prevent infection. It is an effective toner, as well. In addition,it is commonly used in creams, lotions and gels to relieve joint, arthritic, and rheumatoid pain.
Aromatic Description: Crisp. fresh, woody, sweet, birch-like
Skin Benefits: Promotes skin health, tones, prevents acne
Common Uses: Reduces pain and inflammation, helps prevent infection, treats sore muscles
Energetics: Energizing, expansive, uplifting, balances 1st and 5th chakras
Blends Well With: Bergamot, basil, cypress, geranium, lavender, lemongrass, marjoram, peppermint
Recommended Skin Type: All skin types, especially acne-prone.
Caution: Use sparingly; sensitive or damaged skin should avoid. Toxic if used alone - must be diluted. Do not use essential oils internally, and do not apply undiluted essential oils to the skin without qualified professional advice. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, or any other medical problem, use oils only under the advice of a qualified practitioner. Use extreme caution when using essential oils with children. Wintergreen oil is also not recommended for small children, pregnant women, nursing moms and people with epilepsy. If you have an allergy to aspirin, you should also refrain from using this oil, as they have the same components. It should never be ingested.
“This information is provided for educational purposes only.The essential oil profiles provided by Saratoga Botanicals are for educational purposes only and are intended to provide a generalized reference for safety information, properties, constituents and common uses. The data is not necessarily complete, and is not guaranteed to be accurate. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.”
Pure therapeutic grade essential oil. Made with certified organic ingredients. Steam distilled.
As with any essential oil, make sure to mix with carrier oils at proper ratios before applying to the skin.
We never recommend ingesting any essential oil.
Please make sure to review or safety and use guides prior to use.