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About Herbs

Herbs & Essential Oil Information

Aloe Vera: Astringent, speeds burn recovery.

Arnica: Stimulates the activity of white blood cells, disperses trapped fluid from bumps, bruises, joints and muscles, anti-inflammatory, reduces pain and swelling, relieves tendonitis.

Bay: Antiseptic, anti-microbial, antibacterial, anti-infectious, expectorant, treats migraines, arthri-tis, nerve damage, viral infections.

Beeswax: Regulates formula consistency.

Bergamot: Anti-inflammatory, calming, relieves tension.

Blue Hungarian Chamomile: Inflammation, pain, mild sedative, calming, soothes nerves.

Calendula: Cell regenerating, soothing, anti-inflammatory.

Chaparral: Rheumatism, rheumatoid arthritis, bruising, disinfectant.

Chickweed: Soothes rashes, anti-inflammatory.

Comfrey: Aids in cell proliferation, pain reducing, anti-inflammatory.

Echinacea: Antibacterial, natural antibiotic.

Eucalyptus: Anti-microbial, antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-viral, antiseptic, expectorant,

disinfectant, insect repellent, headaches, repository infections, sinusitis, aches and pains,

arthritis, rheumatism, burns, inflammation, decongestant.

Ginger: Arthritis, rheumatism, muscular aches and pains, sinusitis, pain reduction, sore throat.

Goldenseal: Antiseptic, natural antibiotic.

Lavender: Skin cell rejuvenation, skin tightening, burns, sunburn, scarring, rashes, stretch marks, cell regeneration, boosts immunity, anti-viral, antibacterial, calming.

Lemon Grass: Helps regenerate connective tissue and ligaments, anti-inflammatory, improves circulation, dilates blood vessels, strengthens vascular walls, sedative.

Marjoram: Anti-inflammatory, migraines, headaches.

Myrrh: Antiseptic, anti-microbial, astringent.

Olive Oil: Contains proteins, minerals and vitamins, increases penetration of ingredients,

hydrating.

Peppermint: Pain reliever, decongestant, expectorant, anti-infectious, antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, aids in digestion, headaches, itchy skin, arthritis, nerve regeneration.

Plantain: Drawing, soothing, neutralizes insect bites.

Rose Flowers: Cell rejuvenator, skin softener, aphrodisiac.

Rose Wood: Anti-depressant, anti-infectious, treats headaches, colds, fevers.

Rosemary: Antibacterial, anti-fungal, pain relieving, helps circulation.

Jojoba Oil: A wax ester; closely resembling the skins natural sebum. Does not clog pores and is anti-microbial. Used as a carrier oil in our products.

Shea butter: Protects skin from dehydration.

St. John's Wort: Anti-inflammatory, pain reducing, circulation stimulating, muscle and nerve relaxants.

This information was gathered from naturopaths, herbalists,

midwives, medicine men, tradition, and folklore.

Do not use in place of a doctor’s advice; It is not intended for self diagnosis or self medicating.