Aloe Vera: Soothing, moisturizing aloe vera is outstanding for gentle skincare and is the unrivaled boss of burn relief. Rich in anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, ancient aloe is beneficial to aging and inflamed skin. It is known for reducing swelling. itchiness and irritation from bites, bruises, and blisters of all kinds, including herpes and cold sores. Used for generations in our family, aloe vera is the base of Wonder Water.
Lavender: If we were stranded on a desert isle with only one essential oil, it would definitely be lavender. Rich in anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, we turn to super versatile lavender oil for help with headaches, stress, better sleep, and pretty much everything topical. Gentle enough to be applied neat, highly potent lavender may help soothe and mend burns, acne, bites, stings, bruises, sprains, strains, hemorrhoids and herpes, cramps, fungal infections, and rashes. Therapeutic grade organic Lavender essential oil is in all our Apothecary Goods for good reason.
Hemp Oil: A thick, earthy, emerald green oil legally processed from the seeds and stems of the mature hemp plant, not the marijuana plant. Super skin-soothing hemp oil is high in vitamins A & E and omegas 3 &6, most closely resembling the omegas in the human body allowing it to be more deeply absorbed by the skin than any other oil. A staple in our skin and body care routines, organic hemp oil is the perfect delivery system for our Magic Pain Balm.
Witch Hazel: An astringent with anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties,
gentle yet highly potent Witch Hazel is a powerhouse of topical soothing. It's been shown to help with an array of issues from bites, blisters, and burns to acne, herpes, hemorrhoids, rashes, and stretch marks. Used for this and more in our family for generations, organic Witch Hazel is the ass-kicker in our Wonder Water.
Cannabidiol (CBD): Research has shown that CBD may help reduce chronic and acute pain. How? The human body has this brilliant network called an endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is a self-regulating system of cannabinoid (CBD) receptors that are located throughout the body, including the skin. CBD stimulates the ECS, promotes wellness in the body, reduces the sensation of pain, and inhibits inflammation. We've used CBD for years for all kinds of mending and love the OOMF it adds to the handcrafted goods in our Apothecary.
Dead Sea Salt: The Dead Sea is 10x saltier than the ocean and wildly rich in beneficial minerals. An awesome anti-inflammatory, Dead Sea salt is deeply hydrating, soothes sore muscles, eases tension, and softens the signs of aging. This salty powerhouse is the foundation of our Magic Mend Salt Bath.
Magnesium Flakes: A premium upgrade of Epsom salts, magnesium flakes are loaded with potent minerals and anti-inflammatory and anti-aging properties. Hydrating and soothing to irritated skin, magnesium flakes calm achy bodies, aid in wound healing help soothe migraines and cramps, sprains, and strains. Refreshing magnesium flakes are our go-to whenever our bodies are bummed and a base in our Magic Mend Salt Bath.
Lemon Balm (Melissa): A total anti-viral powerhouse, lemon balm essential oil is costly for good reason. Studies have shown it to be effective in lessening the length and severity of outbreaks from Herpes Type 1 and 2. With soothing, calming
anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties, it's ideal for the skin while
anti-spasmodic properties make it powerfully soothing to sore, over-worked muscles. We're convinced of its incredible therapeutic properties and think certified organic, therapeutic-grade lemon balm essential oil is the secret star of our
Wonder Water and Magic Mend Salt Bath.
Argan Oil: Rich in omega fatty acids, vitamin E, and linoleic acids, rich Argan oil is not too heavy or too light, leaving skin soft and nurtured. Nature's pampering, protective oil for even the most delicate skin, organic Argan oil is used in our Magic Pain Balm and Magic Mend Salt Bath,