Making a Balm for Scars – Susan Elliott

Infusing Herbs The best herbs for healing scars are arnica, St. John’s wort, rose hips, sea buckthorn berries, comfrey, calendula and chamomile. Buy from a reputable dealer like Mountain Rose Herbs or Starwest Botanicals or Bulk Apothecary (which gets some of their herbs from … [Read more...]

Castor Baby Jelly – Susan Elliot

This is a petroleum jelly alternative. There is a YouTube video for it. I made it after a request from a customer who buys my baby balm. I formulated this for babies, but anyone with sensitive skin can use this as an all-natural alternative to the petroleum jelly products that … [Read more...]

Goat Milk Lotion Bars – Lynda Krupa

This formula took me about 6 months to develop after I found another company in Europe making one. Difference - other than preservative & emulsifier no chemicals. If you have questions or need help let me know. I'll do my best. I have been making these for about a year and … [Read more...]

Muscle Balm – Susan Elliott

How to make an All-Natural Muscle Rub (Balm or Salve) Susan J. Elliott, J.D., M.Ed. Splendida Nutrita, Inc. There are 2 steps to this muscle rub. If you don’t want to make the base you can use petroleum jelly but the infused oils really help it out. If you don’t want to do a … [Read more...]

Monty’s “You’re Welcome” Beaver Balm – Montana Wildhack

Alright, so, my parents gave me a lot of really awesome genetic gifts, but giving me not-great skin & body hair was not one of them. If I go one week without shaving, I'm back to full growth on everything. Everything. If I don't shave my arms, “happy trail,” upper thighs, and … [Read more...]

Black Salve – Patricia Vialpando

Black Salve By Patricia Vialpando © 5/11/2016 Items: Double Boiler (I used stainless steel) 4 cup glass measuring cup Wooden spoon Rubber spatula Stainless steel teaspoon Ingredients: ½ oz Dried Dandelion Flowers ½ oz Dried Chaparral Leaf ½ oz … [Read more...]