First Aide Body Salve that Heals and Repairs skin.
With every warrior comes a battle wound. This unique blend of skin repairing herbs infused into soothing olive oil will speed the recovery of any minor cut, bruise, rash, scrape, burn, you-name-it. The herbs Calendula, Comfrey leaf, Yarrow and Self Heal all have skin healing benefits and and boost our bodies natural ability to heal itself and repair on a cellular level. The added Vitamin E oil will help avoid any scarring. The herbs are gentle enough to use with children who come home with a scraped knee or bruised elbow and mild and soothing enough for baby's diaper rash. Even dog owners have used this gentle salve on tender paws. The balm is unscented so as to avoid any irritation a strong essential oil may cause. The herbs that infuse the oil with their healing extracts are sustainably sourced from organic farms, gardens, or ethically wildcrafted.
For external use only. Apply topically to clean, dry skin; Avoid deep and open wounds until they are closed up. The salve can then be used to aide in the final healing process.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil*: deeply moisturizing, suitable for most skin types. Rich in antioxidants which may help heal skin after sun exposure and slow the aging process.
Calendula*:A bright and cheerful orange-yellow flower holds a plethora of skin healing properties. It is shown to be antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, and antiseptic. It can help with mild infections, rashes, bruises, burns, ulcers and many other skin related issues. It is soothing and gentle enough for babies and often an ingredient in natural diaper rash creams.
Comfrey*: Another skin healing herb, commonly found as a weed in gardens! The fuzzy green leaves hold properties that when applied to the skin help with wounds, ulcers, eczema, bruises, varicose veins and pain relief and more.
Yarrow*: A California native, yarrow has a bright white flower cluster and feathery leaves used medicinally by native tribes to heal bruises, sores, sprains, swellings, and wounds. Has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and astringent properties. It can also help slow the bleeding from wounds or even nose bleeds.
Self Heal**: A low growing purple flower in the mint family often found as a weed in lawns! Commonly used by Renaissance herbalists to heal wounds and stop internal bleeding. Found to have high antibacterial and antioxidant properties that help promote healing of burns, bruises, sores and cuts.
beeswax*: a lovely honey-scented wax made from honeybees. It softens skin and helps retain moisture.
Vitamin E Oil*: An antioxidant that helps prevent scarring on skin and also helps naturally preserve product.
*certified organic ** sustainably wildcrafted or grown
As always, this information is meant for educational purposes only and is not meant to cure or treat any disease. Consult your physician if you are pregnant, nursing, have a serious health condition and/or are taking other medications. Stop use immediately if rash occurs.