HERE AT SWEET VALLEY HERBS we only use the highest quality ingredients for out products. When herbs are purchased for various products we only buy from reputable companies such as Wholesale Botanicals or Starwest, for example. We also wildcraft a lot of our herbs meaning we personally select and gather them using only plants in great abundance in our local area such as yarrow, elderberries, plantain, etc. We love what we do and hope it benefits others.
COTTONWOOD BUD LOTION: Also known as "Balm of Gilead" These fragrant buds have a long historic use. The resin is healing, humectant (holds moisture), some disinfectant qualities, pleasant aroma and has its own build in preservative. Paired with Olive Oil and Aloe this is a light fragrant lotion. A little goes a long way. Try it after a bath on clean skin. As with all our natural creams and lotions, keep out of heat and store in a cool place and shake occasionally to preserve their quality. May be helpful for minor skin problems such as sunburn, abrasions, etc. Ingredients: Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Cottonwood Bud Resin, Aloe. Available in 4 oz. bottle.
COTTONWOOD BUD SALVE: healing "Balm of Gilead" for general use. Chaffing, small sores, sunburn, diaper rash, etc. Convenient 1.7 oz size tin with easy screw top lid. Ingredients: Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Cottonwood Bud Resin, Lanolin and Beeswax.
HEALING SALVE Use: Put this on from head to toe! This salve has remarkable healing capabilities. Some ways that it has been used include: Burns, Muscle Pain, Bruises, Abrasions, "Hard to heal" Wounds. Relieves itches, Reportedly helpful for Shingles pain. Disinfectant. Pain relieving qualities ~ can be used safely on babies for the worst diaper rash without pain. Truly a versatile product your medicine kits shouldn't be without. No harsh preservatives, so keep it on the cool side and use up with 8-12 months. Read in testimonials for a few faithful users...Ingredients: Comfrey, Calendula flower, Chaparral, Vitamin E, Aloe Vera, Yarrow flower, grapefruit seed, olive oil, beeswax, Essential Oils: Tea Tree, Peppermint
HORMONEASE: Glycerin (non-alcohol) tincture of plants with "phytotesterols" to help balance fluctuating hormone levels. Helpful for male and female change of life. Combine with a wholesome, unrefined diet (!eat real food!) to yield best results. 2 oz bottle. Ref: Dr. Christophers Ingredients: Black Cohosh Root, Sarsaparilla Root, Eleurthro Root, Licorice Root, False Unicorn Root, Blessed Thistle herb and Squaw Vine herb.
CAYENNE MINT RUB: Traditionally used on unbroken skin for bruises a specific for muscle soreness & muscle spasm and aching joints as well as swollen lymph. Reportedly helpful for arthritis pain. Stops itches form insect bites. Useful for congestion relief. Will stop itching of bug and spider bites. Massage therapists report their clients enjoying the long lasting pain relief...Reported helpful for menstrual cramps. Ingredients: Grape seed and olive oils, cayenne, arnica, lobelia, wintergreen oil, beeswax, menthol crystals, MSM
EAR RELIEF OIL: Traditionally used to relieve ear aches from hard wax buildup, cold air and mild outer ear infections. Use several drops in ear, stop with cotton and place a warm heat bag on hurting ear.
For sinus tilt head and drop oil in nose, snuff up & use topically across sinus area. For eye problems like minor infections a drop or two and rest with hot or cold pad. For swollen glands, apply around neck area several times daily. If no relief with 24 hours then consult a physician as it may be more serious. Reported helpful on cold sores.
Ingredients: Olive oil, Calendula, Yarrow, Chaparral, Mullein flower, Garlic bud, Tea Tree Oil.
ELDERBERRY SYRUP: Healthy pancake or dessert topping!! Elderberries give the immune system a boost. Elderberries also help keep excess mucous off the lungs...Ingredients: Wild Idaho Elderberries, Raw Cane Sugar, Arrow Root (Natural Thickener) and Cinnamon.
MEND SALVE: Uses: This formula reportedly helpful to repair bone, flesh & cartilage. Added essential oils reduce pain and inflammation. Dr. Christopher has many stories of the near miraculous healing with this formula. Use it regularly & generously for best results. This salve is very soothing & can also be used to relieve chest and throat congestion. Safe for young children. Use generously as needed. Ingredients: whiteoak bark, comfrey lf., mullein lf, blackwalnut lf., marshmallow rt., wormwood, lobelia, skullcap, gravel rt., wheatgerm oil, beeswax. Essential oils; eucalyptus, peppermint and ginger.
SKIN RELIEF OIL: This healing oil was put together for soothing & healing skin problems. Eczema & psoriasis suffers have given positive reports. Can be used to calm Rosacea. Skin will feel soft and comfortable with regular use. Ingredients: burdock, chickweed, extra virgin olive oil, emu oil, lavender essential oil.
HAZELNUT CREME: All Natural Ingredients. Food for your skin. Keep in a cool place. Best if used within 6 to 9 months of purchase. Ingredients: hazelnut oil with calendula, emu oil, vitamin E, essential oil, distilled water, beeswax, shea butter.
SUNFLOWER CREME: Rich and Nourishing for your skin! Keep in a cool place. Best if used within 6 to 9 months of purchase. Ingredients: sunflower oil infused with rose petals, water, beeswax, emu oil, almond butter, fragrance.
TINCTURES: I have many tinctures available with glycerin, alcohol or vinegar base. Sold in 1 oz bottles. Please call for information and pricing.
CUSTOM ORDERS: If you are in need of a special order not listed please don't hesitate to contact me. If possible I will make custom orders to suite your special needs.
*Disclaimer ~ FDA has not evaluated the claim and is "not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease".