Herb Pharm Original Salve
Evergreen's Price: $8.95
Soothing Emollient Vulnerary
This herbal salve is a classic example of a topical vulnerary, an agent that promotes the healing of wounds to the skin. Its actions are antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, soothing and analgesic, antipruritic (relieves or prevents itching), and it stimulates the regeneration of aged and damaged tissues and their blood vessels.
Indicated in all cases where the skin or other epithelial tissues are wounded, irritated, inflamed or aged: cuts, abrasions, all types of burns (thermal, sun, radiation, and chemical burns), frostbite, trauma and bruises, ulcerations and erosions, diaper rash, contact dermatitis, aged and weathered skin, chapped skin and lips, hemorrhoids, irritation or injury of labial and vaginal tissues, traumatized eyes, etc.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Do not apply to broken skin.
- Do not use when pregnant or nursing.
- For external use only
All wounds should be cleaned and disinfected before applying salve. Thermal burns and sunburns should be "cooled down" with cold water or ice packs before applying salve.
Apply salve to troubled area with a mild rubbing action until salve melts, or smear salve onto sterile gauze and tape to area. Can be applied several times per day according to condition. If gauze sticks to wound, moisten with sterile water or hydrogen peroxide before trying to remove. Salve can be removed from wound with warm water and non-perfumed soap.
Proprietary extract blend:
Comfrey root (Symphytum officinale) 1
St. John's Wort flowering tops (Hypericum perforatum) 2
Calendula flower (Calendula officinalis) 1
Chickweed herb (Stellaria media) 2
Mullein leaf (Verbascum olympicum & thapsus) 1
Plantain leaf (Plantago major & lanceolata) 1
Certified organic olive oil, Sustainably Wildcrafted bee's wax, Certified Organic extracts of Benzoin & Rosemary.
1 Certified Organically Grown
1 Sustainably Wildcrafted
1 Fresh (undried)
All of the herbs in this formula are individually extracted to ensure a broad spectrum of plant compounds.