Salve Ingredients

Plantain

Plantain is a low-growing, leafy plant that grows in abundance on our property. It is anti-bacterial and anti-inflamatory.

Comfrey

 

Comfrey is a plant with miraculous healing properties. It heals skin at an incredibly rapid pace. It is especially good for swollen tendons and moisturizing skin.

Chamomile

Chamomile is multi-purpose herb. It is anti-inflammatory and soothes skin and stiff joints.

Calendula

Calendula's bright yellow flowers are used in many skincare products. It strengthens and moisturizes skin, and soothes tight muscles.

Yarrow

Yarrow is a wild-growing herb with feathery leaves. It is commonly used to stop bleeding. It is anti-inflammatory and its properties enhance other herbs.

Beeswax

Beeswax is a great moisturizer and helps keep your skin firm.  It is also anti-inflammatory and very soothing.

Shea Butter

Shea Butter is anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial.  It also helps to stop bleeding  and reduces scarring.

Vit. E Oil

Vit. E Oil is an anti-oxidant and is a great moisturizer.  It also helps to keep the salve fresh.

Essential Oils

We use a variety of Essential Oils including lavender, spearmint, peppermint, rosemary, tea tree, and clary sage. 

Lavender is very soothing. It is anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory. Spearmint has anti-oxidants and is anti-bacterial.  Peppermint is great for soothing swollen joints.  Rosemary helps sooth swollen joints and strained muscles, as well as increase circulation.  Tea tree soothes dry skin and is anti-bacterial.  Clary sage reduces inflammation and is antiseptic.  Along with all of the incredible healing properties of these oils, they also make that salve smell amazing.