Poppy & Wintergreen Tension Balm
Poppy & Wintergreen Tension Balm
Our Tension balm is created to give you a sense of relief when tension overwhelms the mind and body. Easy to use, the Tension Balm can be rubbed on the temples or tight muscles to experience a wonderful cooling sensation and often relief from stress and tension. Created with exceptional herbs known for their natural pain relieving action, Tension Balm may ease discomfort as well as serve as an aid in de-stressing muscles.
California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica) with its orange-to-yellow flame-colored flowers has been used as a natural pain remedy by many native cultures. The whole plant possesses therapeutic properties for which California Poppy is well known. By action, California Poppy possesses antispasmodic, anodyne, analgesic, sedative, anxiolytic and nervine properties for which it is widely used to relieve tension in the body as well as mind. The whole plant (roots, leaves, flowers and seeds) has therapeutic constituents and is often processed in its entirety to reap the highest benefits.
Indian Warrior (Pedicularis densiflora) is a spring beauty with a limited range of habitat. Growing mostly in Northern California and Southern Oregon’s lush oak woodlands, Indian Warrior is highly praised medicinal herb. The beautiful herb bears its name due to its ability to soothe aching muscles and minor pains as well as provide for tranquility for stressful minds.
White WIllow (Salix alba) is a well-known ingredient used in a battle against the outbreaks on the skin worldwide. The beautiful bark of White Willow contains high amounts of salicylic acid which helps to achieve a blemish-free appearance. Known also as nature’s aspirin, White Willow Bark is naturally pain-relieving and used in medicine since antiquity.
Wild Lettuce (Lactuca virosa) with its white medicinal sap known as lactucarium is another powerful herb used by native cultures to alleviate painful conditions naturally. Wild Lettuce can grow into incredibly tall and strong plant given minimal water due to abundance in sap running through its veins. The whole plant as well as its sap possess medicinal properties and has been used to remedy pains and aches in the body.
Oregon Grape (Mahonia aquifolium) is known as a flower of the Oregon State, and it is also known for its amazing pain-relieving abilities. Oregon Grape root-like stem (rhizome) has a high concentration of active constituent, berberine, which helps to ease inflammation and pain. Oregon Grape root is rich in vital phytonutrients and vitamin C which helps in the process of healing from various ailments.
Wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens) herb has been used by many native cultures to remedy headaches and various aches and pains. The herb is highly medicinal and possesses a vast variety of active constituents contributing to its therapeutic action. Known as a headache herb, Wintergreen has been extensively used in alleviating rheumatic pains as its action is said to be similar to aspirin. The herb is rich in antioxidants and contains high levels of vitamins and minerals. Wintergreen is an aromatic herb with an aroma resembling that of peppermint.
ALL INGREDIENTS: Shea Butter, Coconut Triglycerides, California Poppy, Indian Warrior, Wild Lettuce, White Willow bark, Grapple & Wintergreen Herb Extract, Oregon Grape Root Extract, Beeswax, Menthol, Vitamin E, Clove & Peppermint Essential Oil
AROMA: Lightly scented of Clove & Peppermint Essential Oil
CONTAINER: 1 oz reusable glass bottle
SUGGESTED USE: * Best if used within 9 months from purchase.
PLEASE USE WITH CARE: Although these products are made with natural ingredients, it is always wise to use care when trying a new body care product. Test on small area of skin before using all over body; if irritation develops, discontinue use. Keep products out of your eyes and please read ingredients carefully if you have allergies.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat, or prevent any disease.