Monday, September 22, 2014

All Purpose Healing Salve Recipe

1 qt. mason jar for melting  

1 cup organic coconut oil
1 cup organic sunflower oil
4 T beeswax pastilles

10 drops of Lavender 40/42 essential oil
8 drops of Lemon essential oil
6 drops of eucalyptus essential oil
1 t. natural vitamin e oil

Add the coconut oil, sunflower oil and beeswax to a 1 quart mason jar. Fill a large saucepan halfway full of water, set your burner to low to medium heat, slowly melt your ingredients in the warm bath, stirring with a knife every few minutes until melted.

Remove from heat & add in the essential oils & vitamin e oil, stir & then fill each of your jars. Cover with a paper towel until they cool. After your salve has cooled you may close with the lids.
Note: the consistency of salve will set up soft but solid enough not to splash around in your jars.

This salve works great for gardners hands. Soothes & heals. Works great on insect bites, bee stings, burns. Also has great antiseptic properties works great for cuts, scrapes & post wound care.