Herbal Anti-Viral Salve
This all natural, homemade antiviral ointment will become a must have in your home medicine cabinet for you or your kids. All the herbs in the recipe are antibacterial, antiviral and anti-inflammatory and poured into a glass jar to help with a gentle application. No essential oils so this is perfect for open sores and sensitive places.
Medicine at its finest, this is effective for a variety of skin eruptions and painful rashes and blisters and will work as a possible natural approach for minor skin conditions and issues. I infused coconut and olive oil with organic dried yarrow, calendula and lemon balm, added it to some beeswax to create the perfect balm.
Simple medicine inside:
Yarrow volatile oils work as antibacterial, anti-inflammatory pain relieving and astringent agents. Legend has it that yarrow was named after Achilles, the Greek mythical hero who used it to stop the bleeding in his soldiers' wounds. Containing anti-inflammatory and antiseptic oils, as well as astringent tannins and resins, yarrow possesses excellent wound healing gifts. and also contains silica, which will help in repairing damaged tissue.
Lemon Balm has been used for quite a long time to help promote healing in skin problems like wounds and sores. Lemon balm, which also goes by Melissa, is the best natural, herbal remedy and treatment for herpes and herpes cold sore symptoms. The eugenol, and tripetenes act as a natural antiviral that helps heal viral skin infections. The antibacterial qualities of lemon balm help to cleanse the skin and is believed to help with healing, which makes it a popular natural remedy for insect bites and stings, cuts, cold sores and viral infections like hand, foot and mouth.
Calendula is a skin savior that has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties that might make it useful in healing wounds, soothing eczema, and relieving diaper rash. The oils and acids within the plant have shown to be effective in fighting pathogens due is antimicrobial and antiviral components.
Coconut oil contains medium chain triglycerides that have strong antiviral, antifungal, and antibiotic properties, all of which can promote healing and help prevent secondary infections in wounds caused by viral infections. Coconut oil also has antiseptic properties which can reduce discomfort.
How to use:
Apply to skin conditions, sores and even wounds related to viral infections, shingles, acne, genital outbreaks, as well as boils, warts, fever blisters, aphthous ulcers, hand foot and mouth, and may be effective for relief on painful rashes and other skin issues.
Organic virgin coconut oil, organic cold pressed Tunisian olive oil infused with organic dried yarrow, calendula and lemon balm, beeswax.
- Skin Test: apply a small amount on the inside of your forearm to check for sensitivities.
- For external use only.
- Keep away from eyes.
This product is :
- Always made with organic ingredients.
-Free of any synthetic or artificial ingredients, detergents, parabens, sodium laurel sulfate, phthalates, EDTAs, chemicals, mineral oils, and petroleum ingredients.
- Free of pesticides, synthetic chemicals, chemical fertilizers, herbicides, or growth agents.
-Free of fillers, slipping agents, glycols, silicones, dyes, or preservatives.
-Never tested on animals.