An age-old remedy used by grandmothers throughout the Appalachia to effectively draw out toxins, impurities and foreign objects that have penetrated deep within the skin. Unlike Ichthammol, this herbal drawing salve does not contain petroleum.
Black Walnut Hull
Native to North America, Black Walnut is best known for the pungent meaty kernels enjoyed throughout the winter season. The hulls are used medicinally by herbalists to treat numerous skin conditions such as ringworm, boils, blisters, athletes foot, eczema, insect bites & rashes.
Antibacterial · Anti-fungal · Anti-parasite · Purgative
Well known as a time-honored home remedy for constipation, Castor oil has been used over the centuries to relieve swollen, tender joints, arthritis pain, low back pain, nerve damage & neuralgia. When used in skin care formulations, Castor provides a protective barrier on the skin.
Analgesic · Anodyne · Emollient · Purgative · Vulnerary
Commonly mistaken as a weed, this tasty springtime green, with her little white flowers, is well-known for her cooling properties & abilities to quickly heal internal & external flare-ups. Chickweed is best known to soothe severe itchiness, relieve eczema, varicose veins and calm inflamed skin.
Anti-inflammatory · Demulcent
One of the most popular of the clays, Bentonite comes from naturally occurring sedimentary clay composed of weathered and aged volcanic ash that is mined in Montana and Wyoming. Widely used in skin care formulations for its ability to absorb and remove toxins, heavy metals, impurities, and chemicals, Bentonite is one of the most effective and powerful healing clays.
Used in Egypt in 1500 BC to absorb the unpleasant odors of putrefying wounds and throughout time for it’s purification & detoxification properties. Capable of absorbing 1000 times its own mass, Charcoal is most effective at drawing out impurities and heavy metals from the skin.
Used for centuries in Africa for it’s hydrating abilities on over exposed skin, Shea is well known for it’s exceptional dermatological & cosmetic properties. A highly effective emollient that is naturally rich in vitamins A & E and offers a low level UV protection.
Ingredients: Stellaria media (chickweed)*, Juglans nigra (black walnut hull)*, Ricinus communis (castor oil)*, Vitellarea paradoxa (shea butter)*, Olea europaea (olive oil)*, Charcoal (activated), Bentonite clay, Tocopherol (vitamin e oil), pure Beeswax (* ~ Certified Organic)
To Use: Apply a small amount over the affected area & cover with a band-aid.
Safety: For external use only. May stain skin & clothing. 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.