HERBAL SALVES and THEIR USES Arthritis/Gout Salve – Contains extracts of goldenseal, myrrh and cayenne herbs in a base of sesame oil, castor oil, evening primrose oil, beeswax, Vitamin E and bensoin as a preservative. When applied directly to the area, this salve helps to relieve pain and swelling caused by inflammation due to arthritis or gout and other joint aliments. Also, this salve is a very effective in reducing pain and swelling caused by pulled or overexerted muscles, tendons and ligaments. Returns flexibility and ease of movement to areas of the body where it is applied.
Comfrey/Goldenseal Salve – contains extracts of comfrey and goldenseal herbs in a base of aloe oil, castor oil, Vitamin E and tincture of bensoin as a preservative. An all around first aid salve, this salve is antibiotic, promotes rapid would or bone healing and is excellent for cuts and burns.
Calendula/Comfrey/Goldenseal –Contains extracts of calendula (marigold flowers), comfrey and goldenseal herbs in a base of aloe vera, castor oil, Vitamin E and tincture of bensoin as a preservative. Effectively treats burns, stops bleeding, sooths pain of injuries and irritation promotes healing of wounds, burns, bruises, shingles and eruptive skin disorders. Apply directly to area.
Change of Life Salve –Contains extracts of wild yam, borage, vitex, burdock passiflora, dong quai, and ginseng herbs in a base of grapeseed oil, evening primrose oil, castor oil, Vitamin E and tincture of bensoin as a preservative. This salve is especially blended for the women in mind. It helps to restore the natural balance of the body of those who suffer menopause and PMS symptoms. It is helpful to the adrenals, is anti-inflammatory, contains natural hormones and steroids vital to a woman’s body. This salve helps to relieve menstrual cramps, stomach cramps, and helps with restoring levels of progesterone. Just apply 1-2 teaspoons to areas of the stomach and possibly under the armpits where the shin is thin. This salve is also very helpful for relief of inflammatory rheumatoid arthritis when applied directly to the area of discomfort.
Chickweed Salve –Contains extract of fresh organic chickweed in a base of canola oil, castor oil, Vitamin E, beeswax, rosehips oil and tincture of bensoin as a preservative. Effectively treats many shin rashes, helps relieve dryness and cracked skin due to eczema and psoriasis and helps to relieve water retention when applied directly to area.
Lavender Salve –Made with pure essential Lavender oil in an aloe vera oil base. This salve is great for minor burns and also sunburn. It helps to speed healing and cell regeneration.
Tea Tree Salve –Made with pure essential Tea Tree oil in a base of canola oil, grapeseed oil, evening primrose oil and beeswax. Tea Tree has strong antiviral and antibacterial properties and is used to treat a wide variety of infections. Good for athlete’s foot, spider or scorpion bites, yeast infection of the feet or other parts of the body. Tea Tree is an all around first aid treatment.
Sandlewood Salve –Contains extracts of pure West Indian Sandalwood and sandalwood essential oil in a base of grapeseed oil, beeswax, and vitamin E. This salve is excellent for use directly on acne and blemishes, dry-cracked skin, for barbers rash, as an aftershave and moisturizer. It is also very helpful with emotional complaints such as depression, insomnia, nervous tension and stress when applied directly to pulse points (behind ears, wrists, under nose, etc.). May also be worn as an exotic perfume.