The Healer balm is a multi-purpose skin aid, suitable for an array of conditions.
Minor cuts, burns, bug bites, rashes + tattoo aftercare. This moisterising, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic healing balm will have your skin feeling healthy + revived in no time!
▵ Ingredients ▵
- Helianthus annuus (Organic cold pressed Sunflower seed oil)
- Achillea millefolium (Wild harvested Yarrow)
- Plantago lanceolata (Wild harvested Ribwort Plantain)
- Hypericum perforatum (Wild harvested St John's Wort)
Lavandula angustifolia (Organic Lavender essential oil)
Melaleuca alternifolia (Organic Tea Tree essential oil)
Tocopherol (Organic Vit E)
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candellila Wax)
- Potential allergens (naturally occurring in essential oils) Linalol, Limonene
▵ Directions ▵
Apply a thin layer to area in need of healing, as often as needed. For external use only. Consult health professional if pregnant or nursing.
⤖⤖⤖ Ingredient Breakdown
Yarrow: A powerful plant ally with a long list of medicinal properties, but for now we'll just focus on it's skin healing powers! Antibacterial, antiseptic + anti-inflammatory due to it's volatile oils, the tannins and salicyclic acid found in Yarrow also help reduce bleeding due to their astringency. Azulene, not just responsible for the blue colour found in yarrow essential oil, but also the stimulation of new tissue for wound healing. Yarrow very quickly helps seal + heal all manner of skin trauma.
Interesting fact... Scientifically known as Achillea millefolium, named after the Greek warrior Achilles, who is said to have treated his soldiers wounds on the battlefield with Yarrow. This is also why it goes by the names soldiers woundwort + allheal.
Ribwort Plantain: Astringent, emollient, anti-microbial + anti-viral, this 'garden weed' is in actual fact a skin healing powerhouse! It also provides wonderful treatment for bleeding, staunching blood flow whilst also encouraging the repair of tissue. Plantain also has a unique drawing out abilty, making it effective for the removal of poison (snake, bees, nettle etc) and even splinters!
St John's Wort: Most commonly known for its treatment of mood disorders, this herbaceous plant is also wonderful for the treatment of a plethora of skin conditions! Anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and astringent - St John's Wort also stimulates tissue growth and cell differentiation due to one of it's main ingredients, Hyperforin.
Lavender Essential Oil: With its antiseptic, antifungal + anti-inflammatory properties, lavender is a powerful healer when applied to wounds - increasing cell growth which leads to quicker healing time and the reduction of scarring. Lavender also has the ability to boost blood circulation, enabling more oxygen and nutrients to reach the skin’s surface.
Tea Tree Essential Oil: A powerful oil with antiseptic, anti-fungal + antibiotic properties. This potent essential oil contains around 100 different components, including molecules called terpenes that exhibit antimicrobial properties. Overall a fantasic aid against skin infections, rashes, burns, dandruff and a whole lot more.
The information provided on this site is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment for a specific medical condition. Please use your best judgement :)