Wintergreen: is a beautiful leathery green plant that erupts in white or pink flowers with red berries; it is also known as a Teaberry plant. The delivery system for the wintergreen plant is its oil, leaves, and berries. It is flavorful in gum, tea, and toothpaste. An atomizer can have toxic effects. It relaxes us, which can become dangerous as we can become so relaxed we can fail to turn off our atomizer. Please don’t use it this way.
Wintergreen has a cold crisp feel in our mouth; it makes our breath fresh. Wintergreen is comforting for indigestion and gas. Wintergreen can cause us to feel relaxed and sleep well; you can achieve this by drinking a cup of tea made with the berries.
Wintergreen cleans surface germs at the rate of 99.9 percent. Add a drop of oil to a spray bottle of water and clean your house. Add it to lotion for your skin, and it cleans surface germs there also.
Wintergreen is a plant that remains green all year, hence the name. The berries are good to eat and make tea with, but the concentrated oil can be toxic, don’t ingest it, but for a spritz to the air, a drop in another substance such as lotion water coconut oil for topical use can be very healthful.
Follow directions on purchased oils as they have been mixed in blends to make them safe. Enjoy Wintergreen. It is pleasant, clean, and beautiful as it represents life in the icy part of winter.