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Wintergreen Essential Oil Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Wintergreen Essential Oil
Glycemic Index / Load
Wintergreen Essential Oil

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Action of Wintergreen Essential Oil

Nutrients in Wintergreen Essential Oil

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Wintergreen Essential Oil


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Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Wintergreen Essential Oil

Avoid use during Pregnancy and Breast Feeding.
Oil is poisonous in nature and only used for external purpose.
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Wintergreen Essential Oil is extracted from leaves of the wintergreen plant.
It is made by steam distillation.

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Materia Medica for Wintergreen Essential Oil

Wintergreen Essential Oil General

Wintergreen Essential Oil is processed from Wintergreen leaves. The oil is widely used for Pain in the muscle and joints. It can only be used topically.
The presence of Menthyl Salicylate content serves as an Antiarthritic and Analgesic Oil for Muscle and Joint Pain. A massage over the affected area induces numbness and increases circulation of Blood to that area. It brings warmth to the affected area and prevents the accumulation of Uric Acid. Thus, Cures Rheumatism.
Besides, it acts as a Diuretic. It helps in the removal of excess water, fats, and salts through urine.
It has an Analgesic and Relaxant effect on the nerves. Thus, induces sleep which often gets lost due to Pain.
It produces a relaxing effect on all kinds of Spasms in the body. Thus, act as an Antispasmodic.
It brings Contractions in muscles, tissues and blood vessels. It tones up the muscles while making you feel younger.
Dilute the oil with water and massage on the abdomen area. It relaxes the muscles of the digestive tract, eases the gas passage and relieves Abdominal Pain.
It stimulates and regularize Menstruation and balances the Hormonal function
How to Take:
Topical: For Pain relief, massage the oil over the affected area or apply it to the skin mixed with Carrier Oil.
Inhalation and Ingestion of this oil are not recommended.
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Wintergreen Essential Oil for Joint Pain

Wintergreen Essential Oil has good Analgesic property. It gives relief in pain and inflammation.
Soak a small cloth in Wintergreen Oil and then apply on the affected joints to relieve pain.
Note : Pure Oil may cause Irritation.

Wintergreen Essential Oil for backache

Wintergreen Essential Oil tones the muscles and diminishes the pain.
Add half teaspoon Wintergreen Essential Oil in two teaspoon of carrier oil ( like; Sesame Oil ). Warm a bit. Massage the affected area with the lukewarm mixture.

Wintergreen Essential Oil for Intermittent Claudication

Wintergreen Essential Oil has strong analgesic property. This property is helpful in getting rid of Leg Pain. The presence of Methyl Salicylate in Wintergreen Essential Oil soothes the Muscles and gives relief from Leg Cramps.
Take 1 to 2 teaspoons of Wintergreen Essential Oil. Add 2 to 3 teaspoons of any Carrier Oil. Do a Leg massage for 15 to 20 minutes. Repeat this process twice a day for 15 days.

Wintergreen Essential Oil for Pain

Wintergreen Essential Oil possesses strong Analgesic and Antispasmodic properties. These properties help to reduce Pain and improves the blood circulation. It gives relief from the Pain due to Gout and Muscular Discomfort.
Add 10 to 12 drops of Wintergreen Essential Oil in 30 ml of any Carrier Oil. Mix well. Apply this Oil blend on the affected area. Gently massage for 10 to 15 minutes. Do this twice a day.
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Mix Helichrysum oil 2 drops, Basil oil 4 drops, Cypress oil 2 drops and Wintergreen oil 1 drop in a bowl. Massage the affected area with this Oil mixture till the oil gets completely absorbed into the skin.
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