This wonderful “Old Time” salve remedy is a must for the medicine cabinet. This salve has been a staple product for over 100 years based on some of the key ingredients such as Pine Tar, Carbolic Acid, Mineral Oil, Castor Oil and Beeswax, to name just a few. Unfortunately, our limitations of not being a drug company restricts us from explaining all of the positive benefits of this sought-after product.
The Union (black) Salve’s history and longevity speak for itself.
Apply to the face, body or anywhere as needed with an applicator or as directed.
Some of the key ingredients are:
Sheep Tallow: A natural ingredient that acts as a skin softener. 100% grass fed & grass finished. It has not been bleached, deodorized, hydrogenated or altered.
Pine Tar: Has been used for centuries in salves and ointments because of the benefits it contains.
Carbolic Acid: Also known as phenyl alcohol. It is a weak acid distilled from coal tar.
Castor Oil: A natural product derived from the castor bean plant. It contains many beneficial properties. It penetrates and protects the skin.
Mineral Oil: Assists in keeping the skin soft & moisturized and creates a barrier between your skin and the outside world, protecting it from outside elements and pollution.
Lanolin: This ingredient is a natural moisturizer with powerful emollient and protective properties. It also acts as a barrier.
Beeswax: A natural product produced in the bee hive of honey bees. This ingredient compliments the petrolatum in acting as a protective barrier against the elements when it is applied. Beeswax has the ability to protect and repair dry skin. The rich, Vitamin A content helps the beeswax lock in moisture and allows the skin to breathe simultaneously. It does not clog pores and aids in healthy skin development.
Petrolatum: A natural product that is used to protect the skin and acts as a protective dressing to hold in the ingredients. It is a soothing applicator to the skin.
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