Friday, September 16, 2011
Bruise and Burn Salve
Keep these ingredients on hand to quickly prepare a salve when needed or make the salve and have at the ready.
*This is for minor burns. Please see your health care provider for serious burns and bruises.*
1oz Safflower oil- makes a wonderful odorless carrier oil.
1oz Wheat Germ oil- anti-inflammatory that contains vit e, a and d as well squalene. Squalene promotes cell growth.
1oz Calendula infused oil- very gentle and soothing on skin. wonderful anti-inflammatory that's great for a variety of skin conditions.
1/2oz Rosehip seed oil- contains vit e, vit a and fatty acids that assist in skin rejuvination.
2tbs Candilila wax- a great alternative to bees wax.
Heat all together until wax is melted.
Pour into an airtight container and cool until solid.
Store in a cool, dark place or in the fridge.
Use as needed for burns and bruises.
No, babygirl doesn't have a bruise or burn. She's just putting some on her imaginary owie :)