Beekeepers are always using their hands and getting cuts and scrapes. You don't have to be a beekeeper to appreciate our Keepers Salve
With just a few simple ingredients your hands and cuticles will love it. We infuse Cherry Kernel oil with Comfrey and blend it with 100% local Beeswax together with Apricot Kernel oil that has been infused with Calendula and Propolis from our hives. We finish it off by adding lavender and chamomile essential oils
Comfrey as a long history of medicinal use and is know to stimulate cell growth and repair. It is also has been reported to aid in depressing inflammation.
Calendula has a continuing history in medicine. The flowers are applied to cuts and wounds to stop bleeding, prevent infection and speed healing.During the American Civil War, calendula flowers were used on the battlefields in open wounds as antihemorrhagic and antiseptic, and they were used in dressing wounds to promote healing. Calendula also was used in this way during World War I
Propolis or bee glue is a resinous mixture that honey bees produce by mixing saliva and beeswax with sap gathered from tree buds, sap flows, or other botanical sources. Propolis contains many anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties as well as it has been said to help aid with inflammation.
The health benefits of lavender essential oil include its ability to eliminate nervous tension, relieve pain, disinfect the scalp and skin, enhance blood circulation
Chamomile essential oil also aids in skin rejuvenation and healing.
30ml/ 1 ounce tin