Aimolo Wintergreen (Nepalese) Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Gaultheria fragrantissima
Description: Wintergreen offers a cool and refreshing delightfully distinct aroma. It can be found in
many muscle rub products because of its topically analgesic activity. Note: wintergreen essential oil must
be used sparingly, due to its very high methyl salicylate content.
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Key Constituents: Methyl salicylate
Scent: Cool and minty
Blends Nicely With: Clove, eucalyptus, vanilla, peppermint, rosemary, spearmint, lavender, cedarwood,
juniper berry, black pepper, and myrrh.
Safety: Dilute to 2% or greater to avoid skin irritation. Avoid with pregnant women, children under 12
years, and with multiple medical conditions. There are various possible drug interactions. Also note,
wintergreen can inhibit blood clotting, with its aspirin-like component of methyl salicylate.
Disclaimer: Avoid internal use. Dilute with topical use. Not for young children. Flammable. Consult
with your Doctor if you have any questions before use. Discontinue use if any irritation occurs.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and this product is not
intended to treat, diagnose, or cure diseases.