Herbal Salve Ointment

Wonderful non-chemical laden Herbal Ointment which is used for bug bites, sunburn, minor scratches, poison ivy, blisters, cuts, swellings, insect bites, abrasions, sore muscles, boils, mild burns, diaper rash, and anything else you might use an antibiotic ointment for.

What we have in it and Why

Arnica is used extensively in sports medicine because of its' effectiveness in treating sore or strained muscles and joints and to reduce swelling.  It is also very effective in reducing swelling.

Black Tea is used on the affected area to soothe blisters.

Plantain is used for wounds, skin inflammations, malignant ulcers, cuts, stings and swellings and said to promote healing without scars; cuts and wounds to draw out thorns, splinters and inflammation.  Also said to be used as a night cream for wrinkles.

Peppermint is for cooling effect of burns and rashes. It also acts as a mild anesthetic; capable of alleviating skin problems such as rashes and dry skin

Comfrey relieves pain and inflammation.  It has been used for centuries to treat broken bones, burns lacerations, abrasions, insect bites, and a host of other skins care problems.

Chamomile is used as a sedative and is good for insomnia and many other nervous conditions; has anti-inflammatory properties, good for rheumatism, arthritis, and other painful swellings; used for skin inflammations, sunburn, burns, and added to bath for relaxing tired, achy muscles and feet, and softening the skin. Also used on hemorrhoids and wounds.

Olive Leaf is used for psoriasis; has documented astringent and antiseptic properties.

Lavender is reported that those who apply lavender oil to burns will see only slight marking of the skin after two days of treatment. They report smaller scabs and almost no scarring; pain and feel improvement from sprains and joint; helps the pain become less noticeable and relieves the swelling.

Sage used by herbalists externally to treat sprains, swelling, ulcers, and bleeding; anti-spasmodic action which reduces tension in smooth muscle.

Oils

Argan soothing effect on acne scars, rheumatic conditions and other skin problems. The high concentration of vitamin E found in the oil can relieve symptoms of eczema and psoriasis. Can also reduce the appearance of stretch marks; also contains squalenes that help protect collagen and make skin softer. Phenolic compounds found in the oil help protect the skin from harmful free radicals that contaminate skin and leave it dull, lifeless and dry.

Apricot Kernel used to calm skin irritations; sustains the skin's natural moisture balance and provides the appearance of more youthful visual aspects.

Emu ease the pains associated with fibromyalgia, arthritis, and muscle strains/sprains.  Emu oil, in addition to being anti-inflammatory, has the ability to pull other beneficial components deep within the skin, helping them to go to work faster to relieve pain due to Fibromyalgia, sciatica, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, ichthyosis (fish-scale skin); mild dry skin to severe heavy scaling.

Olive Oil is used topically as a moisturizer, a treatment for skin irritations and problems, a shaving oil and even as a hair conditioner; a common ingredient in all-natural soaps and cosmetics, as well, and promotes soft, smooth skin.

Vitamin E is fat-soluble, it can permeate through the lipid cell membranes and thereby scavenges for free radicals from inside cells.

Discontinue to use if irritation occurs. No information contained within should be construed as medical advice. We are not doctors. Please contact your physician for medical advice. We make no medical claims, expressed or implied.