Aura Cacia Essential Oil: Wintergreen, .5 fl oz.
Gaultheria yunnanensis from China
Folk names/Common names: Checkerberry, Mountain Tea, Teaberry
Description: 100% Pure Essential Oil by Aura Cacia. “Wintergreen: Gaultheria yunnanensis ” – 1/2 fl. oz. from China. Product Dimensions: approx. 3 x 1 x 1 inches ; approx. 1.7 ounces – jar, lid, and oil. Shipping weight: approx. 7 ounces.
Aroma: Sweet, Minty
Aspects / Astrology / Powers / Folklore: Feminine; Planet: Moon; Element: Water; Powers: Protection, Healing, Hex-Breaking. Placed in children’s pillows to protect the and grant them good fortune throughout their lives. Sprinkled in homes it removes hexes and cures, especially mixed with mints. It is utilized in healing spells, and when fresh sprigs are placed on the altar they call good spirits to witness and aid your magic.
Cautions: WARNING: HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED – IRRITANT. If Pregnant, injured or ill with any medical condition or if taking other medications, consult a doctor or adviser before use. Dilute properly, may irritate skin. This product is not for internal use. Keep out of reach from children.
Ingredients: Gaultheria yunnanensis essential oil.
Suggested Uses: Invigorating Mist: 1 drop wintergreen, 17 drops balsam fir needle, 1oz. water in a mister. Revive Senses: Waft open bottle under nose.
To learn more … visit our Wintergreen page. (note: page pending, expected publication by May 2014)
Recommended Reading / References:
- Aura Cacia undated Product Labels. Product Labels referenced 2/11/14.
- Cunningham, Scott 1992 Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs. Llewellyn: St. Paul, Minnesota. ISBN: 0-87542-122-9
- Worwood, Valerie Ann 1991 “The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy”. New World Library: San Rafael, California. ISBN: 0-931432-82-0.