HEAL THY SELF
A multi-purpose salve that is excellent for external skin complaints. Made with a combination of skin soothing herbs that are simple, yet extremely effective.
2 ounces | 59 milliliters
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Category: Balms & Salves
This all-purpose salve is great to have on hand or keep in one’s handbag. Excellent for external complaints such as dry or cracked skin, chapped lips, bruises, cuts, burns, bug bites, tattoos, shingles and nerve damage.
Used in ancient Rome to alleviate various maladies, Calendula’s modern uses are known to soothe bee stings, insect bites and skin irritations such as acne, eczema & rashes.
Antiseptic · Anti-inflammatory · Antibacterial · Anti-fungal
Written about by the Greek physician Dioscorides in the 1st Century AD, Comfrey’s ability to promote rapid healing of bruises, sprains, fractures and broken bones has been known for thousands of years. Modern uses are known to alleviate acne, relieve psoriasis, soothe bruises and ease scars.
Astringent · Anti-inflammatory · Antioxidant
Worn by English farmers to prevent migraines & sunstroke and used as a wound disinfectant up until WWI, Lavender comes from the Latin word lavare meaning “to wash”. Lavender’s soothing and calming effects relieve sleeplessness, irritability, muscle spasms, headaches & migraines and her antiseptic properties promote comfort to burns, wounds, sores and relieves pain & inflammation related to insect bites.
Antidepressant · Antiseptic · Antibacterial · Antimicrobial · Antispasmodic.
St Johns Wort
Used as a folk remedy for insanity during the Middle Ages and in the 1st Century AD by Roman naturalist Pliny, St Johns Wort is best known for it’s external ability to soothe burns and reduce nerve pain associated to neuralgia, arthritis, sciatica & joints.
Anti-inflammatory · Astringent · Antidepressant · Antiviral · Sedative.
Ingredients: Calendula officinalis (calendula)*, Symphytum uplandicum (comfrey)*, Lavendula angustifolia (lavender)*, Hypericum perforatum (st johns wort)*, Olea europaea (olive oil)*, Tocopherol (vitamin e oil), pure Beeswax (* ~ Certified Organic)
Safety: For external use only. Store in a cool place. Always do a spot check & discontinue if irritation occurs. Keep out of children’s reach.
Made to Order: Oak Moon Rising is a small batch apothecary, which means each product is hand-crafted the moment we receive your order. Although some items may be ‘in stock’, we ask that you still allow 3-5 business days for order fulfillment.
All of our products are handcrafted with loving intention in small batches using certified organic, all-natural, wildcrafted or fair-trade ingredients, sourced from ethical organic suppliers in the USA. Each product is crafted using solar-lunar infused herbal oils that are made right here at Oak Moon Rising and are 100% essential oil free and void of synthetic scents.
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Oak Moon Rising does not intend to treat, diagnose, prescribe, or cure any disease or condition. Herbs work best when used over time as part of a healthy lifestyle. They are very powerful and must be used carefully. Consult your healthcare practitioner if you have questions about using herbs and empower yourself by doing your own research.