Wintergreen Essential Oil (Gaultheria procumbens)
- Strong yet sweet fragrance, woody, and somewhat fruity
- Extraction method: Steam distillation of the leaf
- 100% Pure and undiluted essential oil
How to choose the best essential oil
True essential oils are rare, which is why many products on the market today are not pure, having been cut with compounds that have been modified or even chemically synthesized.
To make sure you are getting the full benefits of real essential oils, count on Aromaforce to deliver 100% pure and natural, undiluted (except for Frankincense oil derived from resin), unadulterated, and botanically certified.
Country of origin: China
Plant part: Leaf
Principal constituent(s): Methyl Salicylate
Aromaforce® products are made in Canada from domestic and imported ingredients.
Directions & Cautions
Directions for use
Mix up to 2 drops of essential oil in 15 ml of base oil for safe topical use.
Bioforce Canada Inc. recommends the use of all Aromaforce essential oils within 1 year after opening. Once opened the efficacy and quality of the oils will slowly decrease over time.
Cautions and contraindications
Do not apply to wounds or damaged skin. Do not apply with external heat, such as an electric heating pad, as this may result in excessive skin irritation or skin burn. If you are taking anticoagulant medications, consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use. Rashes and/or burning discomfort have been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use. Hypersensitivity has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use.
Essential oils: General cautions and contraindications
Do not ingest essential oils
For external use only
If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center
Always dilute properly
Do not use on damaged or diseased skin
Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes. If this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil
Consult a healthcare professional prior to use if you have epilepsy or asthma; or in case of pregnancy or breastfeeding
If symptoms persist or worsen, consult a healthcare practitioner
If you experience nausea, dizziness, headache, or an allergic reaction, discontinue use
Keep out of reach of children
Some surface materials or devices may interact with essential oils and thus damage the material of the device ( i.e. diffusors, hot tubs, etc).
It is important to consult the manufacturers' recommended use of its device prior to use. This is the responsibility of the consumer and not of Bioforce Canada Inc.