Very rich in natural methyl salicylate, this oil is renowned as a powerful soothing active ingredient and is traditionally used for joint and muscular comfort and for the care of athletes.
Botanical name: Gaultheria procumbens
Country of origin: Chine
Health properties: Due to its great richness in methyl salicylate, this essential oil is known for being
- Antalgic , it helps to relieve pain
- Antispasmodic , it promotes relaxation of the muscles
- Rubefiante (heating effect)
- Vasodilator, hypotensive