Witches Healing Salve ~ Skin Soothing Salve ~ Herbal Salve for Irritated Skin~ Herbal Witch ~ All Organic 1oz tin
In the Garden of the Witch, there grows plants with spirit, with a purpose, they possess an ancient and wise inner knowing to heal, plants that have been worked with for thousands of years by our Ancestors to offer their aid to those who seek restoration for their ailments. One only has to seek their wisdom with caution and reverence to learn their ways, for they offer both healing and toxiferous paths to take.
Each plant is a magical force all its own, possessing an incredible ability to bestow their medicine with pristine skill to the seeker. Plants are the oldest healers on this Earth and they knew their purpose long before humans rediscovered it. It was the Wise ones who learned to speak the language of the plants, the Healers, the Shamans, the Witches, the Cunning Folk. Those who took the time to work with each one to carefully study their ways, were granted the access to their quintessential knowledge. The Witch uses their empiricist skill to listen to the plants and to heed the wisdom passed down from generation to generation of Wise ones.
For this Witches Healing Salve, I have chosen a combination of plant allies to relieve rough, chapped and irritated skin, plants that will also add a barrier of protection to prevent infections. Witchcrafted with carefully sourced organic ingredients to bring you the best care for your sensitive skin.
A beautiful all organic blend of Calendula, Comfrey, Plantain, Rosemary, Lavender and Chaparral, Solar infused for one Full Moon cycle in Organic Fractionated Coconut Oil, blended together with locally sourced beeswax to create a soft and smooth salve to apply to damaged skin. Adorned with a Lavender tips and a Rose Quartz Crystal. These unique ingredients have a lengthy history of soothing damaged skin. Listed below are some of the magnificent properties of these treasured allies.
This salve is great to carry in your bag for on the spot relief. As a Mother, I find this most helpful to have on hand while raising wild little ones. It makes a great gift for those that tend to the Earth, those that work with their hands and those that are prone to get scuffed and scraped doing what they love.
This salve excels in working with skin ailments such as:
~Chapped and cracked skin
~Minor cuts and scrapes
~Painful Blisters and sores from busy hands
~Bites, stings and other skin irritations
~For scars of all types
Comfrey (Symphytum officinale)
Comfrey is known for its high content of allantoin, which helps to promotes new skin cell growth in minor cuts and scrapes. Comfrey reduces inflammation and reduces pain making it an ideal ally in muscle pain as well.
Chaparral (Larrea tridentate)
Chaparral is an antimicrobial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory powerhouse herb, which makes it such a good friend to have around for cuts, scrapes, rashes and burns. Containing a powerful antioxidant, nordihyroguaiaretic acid, Chaparral can be applied directly on wounds and injuries. Antioxidants that inhibit the formation of dangerous substances in the body called free radicals, which disrupt normal cell function.
Plantain (Plantago lanceolate)
Plantain is another amazing anti-inflammatory plant and it is also rich in tannin, which helps draw tissues together to stop bleeding, it also contains allantoin to promotes healing of damaged skin. Plantain is effective with insect stings and bites, burns and sunburns, rashes, poison ivy, cuts and blisters.
Calendula (Calendula officinalis)
Calendula is a classic skin care go to for healing wounds and treating various skin ailments. Great for skin issues like Eczema, Psoriasis, Dermatitis and other skin irritations.
Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
Such a fragrant timeless beauty that offers soothing comfort to itchy, irritated and chapped skin. Lavender fights off bacteria and reduces inflammation which makes it a good addition to the Witches Healing Salve.
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
A mild pain reliving, antibacterial plant that is effective in soothing skin by reducing swelling.
I have only listed some of the amazing properties carried by these beautiful herbs, for space sake, but I encourage you to get to know them further and learn what they can do for your skin.
Please do not use this salve on gaping wounds, this is for minor cuts and scrapes, irritated and chapped dry skin. Please apply a simple test patch to your inner left arm and wait 20 minutes to see if an allergic reaction occurs, if nothing happens, proceed to normal use of this amazing salve.