The active constituents of herbs in the Muscle Joint Salve absorb into the skin and act specifically on sore muscles, sprained or painful joints, and bruises, reducing pain, swelling, and encouraging the flow of fresh, healing blood to injured areas.
ARNICA is known to reduce healing times by stimulating the migration of white blood cells to an injured area while increasing the movement of fluid buildup and decreasing swelling of the injured area.
COMFREY promotes and speeds up the healing of tissue and bone, at the same time reduces swelling.
CAYENNE and GINGER both contain special properties that aid in relieving pain and inflammation. It works by affecting your nervous system. Substance P is a neurotransmitter that relays information and results in what we call pain. Capsaicin, a major constituent of cayenne peppers, blocks substance P and therefore reduces pain.
MENTHOL CRYSTALS (optional) are a 100% natural product that originates from corn mint essential oil. Menthol crystals come from freezing the base concentrate oil. Menthol crystals are cooling, refreshing, and have a pleasantly strong minty aroma and aid in relieving pain.
TURMERIC ESSENTIAL OIL is a powerful anti-inflammatory and has been discovered helpful for arthritis and also joint care. It may also help in muscle pain.
CASTOR OIL processes anti-inflammatory properties that make it an excellent massage oil for relieving arthritic joints, nerve inflammations, and sore muscles.
INGREDIENTS // Sunflower oil* infused with comfrey*, arnica flowers*, ground cayenne* and ground ginger*; castor oil*, shea butter*, beeswax*, menthol crystals*, vitamin e (non-gmo), eucalyptus* and turmeric* essential oils and good energy