von Balm - 30g

  • What it is: A 30gram pot of badass.
    Hand bashed peppercorns, cayenne pepper, mustard, clove and turmeric, triple infused in Arnica and St. Johns Wort, are just some of the features of this fine beeswax based staple.
    Evoking the magical power of Dragons Blood, von Balm is used and adored by rock stars, foot jugglers, hobbits and dwarves, yoga and Pilates enthusiasts, massage therapists, computer geeks, & exercise extremists; everyone loves it and the power it has. No petroleum. No crap. Got the flu? Try this traditional remedy to help relieve minor discomforts.
    Directions:
    Use as often as needed pre and post workout. And for flu symptoms. Be careful not to touch eyes (or down there) after application…wash your hands, yo, the chilli will get ya!
    1 Year Shelf Life

  • Beeswax offers an anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antiviral benefits effect on the skin. Beeswax has a 20 year shelf life.

    Dragons Blood: Anti-inflammatory. Magic.

    Turkey Red Oil (castor oil) is rich in fatty acids, and is very soothing to the skin. It is a co-emulsifier; has a distinct, heavy scent.

    MSM (METHYLSULFONYLMETHANE) can be used for chronic pain, osteoarthritis, joint inflammation, rheumatoid arthritis, bursitis, musculoskeletal pain, and muscle cramps.

    Arnica oil is well known for it's ability to treat traumatised and injured muscle tissue. A great choice for any work out, treatments, and massage.

    St. Johns Wort is typically an analgesic or pain reliever. It is also highly effective in aiding the healing of damaged nerve areas, say for instance if someone has broken a foot or hand where there is a lot of nerve tissue, St. John’s wort can help those nerve tissues to restore. It can be helpful for people with shooting pains, such as in polymyalgia, and sciatica.

    Black pepper essential oil can be used to help in the treatment of pain relief, rheumatism, chills, flu, colds, increase circulation, exhaustion, muscular aches, physical and emotional coldness, nerve tonic, and fevers. Some of the therapeutic properties of black pepper oil include the following: as an analgesic, antiseptic, antispasmodic.

    Chilli seed essential oil comes highly recommended for reducing inflammation & possessing pain relief properties ~ excellent to treat muscular, nerve & joint pain.

    Mustard powder can loosen phlegm and lessen coughing. Mustard seeds are high in selenium and magnesium. Both the components give it a unique anti-inflammatory property.

    Cayenne Pepper is used for muscle aches and pains, arthritis, rheumatism, muscle strain, lower back pain, and even for tired and achy feet, cayenne pepper is an effective treatment. The heat of cayenne warms stiff arthritic joints and relaxes away low back pain. The longer you use it, the better it works.

    Organic Clove essential oil can reduce inflammation in the body and help boost the immune system naturally. Clove oil will help eliminate muscle aches and arthritis pain and can help produce stronger joints and bones in the body. It contains calcium, omega-3 oil, and iron.

    Turmeric essential oil improves circulation and prevents blood clotting. Turmeric has been used in traditional medicines for easing the pain of sprains, strains, bruises, joint inflammation, arthritis and joint problems. It also helps in muscle pain. Pregnant women should always use turmeric oil (or in fact any essential oil) after due consultation with their doctor.

    Tea tree essential oil has pain-numbing properties and can be used topically for sprains, arthritis, bursitis, gout and carpal tunnel syndrome. It is often used in massage therapy to alleviate the discomfort of sore muscles or joint injuries. Apart from the superb anti-infectious properties of tea tree oil, it is also most effective to help clear bronchial congestion, asthma, coughs, sinusitis, whooping cough and tuberculosis.

    Ginger essential oil can aid in anti-inflammatory respiratory infections and congestion, infections (scurvy, respiratory, colds, sore throats), angina, arthritis and rheumatism, digestive problems (diarrhea, nausea, indigestion) muscle pain and ache, sprains and motion sickness.

    Wintergreen essential oil is antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, analgesic, a disinfectant, anticoagulant and vasodilator. Can be used with broken or fractured bones, bone pain, bronchitis or arthritis. Native Americans chewed wintergreen when running long distances to increase endurance and respiratory capacity.

    Organic Peppermint essential oil has analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic properties. It not only relieves pain and inflammation but can also calm the spasms that cause muscle cramps.

    It is not recommended for use on children and babies under twelve years old or on the elderly.

    Cinnamon bark essential oil is a well-known warming agent. Combined with a carrier oil it is highly effective in relaxing and relieving muscle pain.

    Organic Eucalyptus essential oil is commonly known as Lemon Ironbark. It is extremely beneficial for the skin, respiratory system, muscles and bones. It is analgesic, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, anti-vital and anti-fungal. It is a powerful antispasmodic and is sedative like.

    Pregnant women should always use any essential oil after due consultation with their doctor