Itch balm containing herbs that have been well-known for their strong antihistamine, analgesic, and antibacterial properties. Not only will this stick stop the itch, but it may reduce the risk for infection! Works unbelievably well. Leaves a heated sensation and then relieves the itch for hours. Works on the toughest itch! A great substitute for cortisone cream. A staple in our medicine cabinet.
ALL NATURAL ingredients. No additives, fragrance or fillers. 2 oz jar.
Ingredients: Olive Oil, Calendula, Chickweed, Nettle Leaf, Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter, *Beeswax, Neem Oil, Clove Oil, Lavender Oil, Rosemary Oil, Peppermint Oil, Tea Tree Oil.
*Can be substituted for Candelilla for Vegans.
Neem oil has antiseptic and dermatological properties. It is rich in fatty acids and glycerides and together with its healing properties, provides an excellent natural moisturizing base for skin care formulation. This oil has been used for centuries in traditional Indian Medicine to aid in the healing of topical skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis, rashes, burns and acne.
Chickweed contains saponins that relieve itching and promote healing. Also used for eczema, acne, vaginitis, hemmorhoids, varicose veins, psoriosis, inflammation, ulcers, urticaria, boils, abcesses, insect bites, ringworm, allergies and other skin problems. It also has cell proliferating properties, useful in speeding up the healing process.
Calendula has antioxidant, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and regenerating properties, and has been proven to aid in wound healing. Combined with Olive Oil, it becomes an excellent salve even for serious burns, bruises, cuts and diaper rash. It has soothing and skin softening properties.
Nettle has anti-inflammatory properties.
Clove, lavender, rosemary, peppermint and tea tree essential oils all have antiseptic and antifungal properties. Peppermint also adds to the heating/cooling sensation.