Heal for Wounds, Cuts, & Scraps
Heal is formulated with carrier and essential oils specifically selected for their wound-healing properties. Containing oils of camellia seed, coconut, avocado, yarrow, elemi, cajeput, lavender and rosemary, Heal is astringent, anti-fungal, anti-microbial, antibacterial, anti-oxidant, analgesic (pain-killing), antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory. It is a must for any home or work first aid kit.
Camellia seed (Camellia sinensis) is green tea oil, rich in anti-oxidants. It is an immune booster and is rich in skin-soothing emollients. Camellia seed oil has been used in Asia for centuries to protect iron products from rust. In fact, the Samurai used it to protect their swords. It also aids in preventing tetanus. Coconut oil contains fatty acids when absorbed by the skin aid in healing. It also has lauric, capric, and caprylic acids that help fight skin infections. Avocado oil is a rich emollient, containing oleic acid and fatty acids. It also contains high amounts of vitamins A, B1, B2, and B5, as well as potent phytosterols, that reduce itching. It is an anti-inflammatory and aids in skin regeneration. Yarrow oil is well-known for its amazing cicatrisant (wound healing & scar preventing) and hemostatic properties that helps stop bleeding. Its Latin binomial, Achillea millefolium, is derived Greek warrior-hero Achilles. It is believe that Achilles used yarrow to heal his wounds from battle. Elemi, rosemary, lavender, and cajeput oil contain regenerating ketones that stimulate cellular metabolism, improving the waste cycling of skin cells. Lavender and cajeput also have strong pain-relieving, anti-inflammatory, and antibactierial properties. Hyssop was mentioned in the Old Testament for its strong healing properties. It is antiseptic and helps to stop bleeding.