Wintergreen oil is traditionally extracted from the leaves of the wintergreen plant. The production process involves fermentation of the natural material from the plant. This is followed by distillation to obtain a purer product. The final product consists almost entirely of methyl salicylate, the active ingredient of wintergreen oil.
- Insects Repellent - Mosquitoes and other biting insects carry diseases that can be dangerous to our health. Avoiding their bites is our best defense.
- Relax - Boost energy, clear the respiratory tract, stimulate circulation, alleviate feelings of nervous tension and stress, and soothe feelings of irritability when the essential oil is diffused.
- Refreshing - Relieves fatigue, muscle spasms, muscle tension, flatulence, and fever in a massage.