Winter Green Organic Essential Oil
Winter green : The sham berries (Gaultheria), also called partridge berries, are a genus of plants in the family Ericaceae. Heidekrautgewächse Gaultheriaspecies usually grow as evergreen shrubs or semi-shrubs, which reach heights of less than 10 cm to 2.5 m. An exception is the Gaultheria fragrantissima, which originates from the Himalayas and can reach heights of 5 to 6 m as a small tree.
There are about 35 species. “Ours” Winter green Gaultheria fragrantissima grows in Nepal and grows about 15-20cm high. The colour of the flowers ranges from white to slightly pink. The herb produces deep red berries, which exude an intense sweet scent when crushed.
The extraction of 1l oil requires about 900 kg of plant material.
For scenting, it is easy to mix with incense.
“If you apply winter green oil in a 0.5-1 percent dilution in aromatherapy for acute pain conditions, you have one of the most analgesic oils available.” blog Eliane Zimmermann (2009)
The winter green bio Essential oil should be dosed very carefully. A drop on 50ml of base oil is perfectly sufficient.
Before internal use, please consult specialist books, doctor or aromatherapist.
The analgesic effect of winter green bio Essential oil is strongly pronounced. Many people do not refer to winter green as NATURAL ASPIRIN for nothing.
It is also rich in: rheumatism, arthritis, and joint pain – after sport e.g. Atherosclerosis, loss of appetite
Overdoses can cause serious health problems. During pregnancy and in young children, as well as in epilepsy.
Ingredients: esters, ketones, triacontan, methylsalicylate