Sue’s Salves uses both the root and leaf of the comfrey plant for maximum healing. Comfrey salve helps to heal burns, sprains, swelling, and bruises. The roots and leaves of this plant contain the protein allantoin, which stimulates cell proliferation and promote wound and bone healings.
The golden petals of calendula aids in the soothing of inflamed tissues, cracked skin and is antiseptic. An herb of the Sun, calendula is a potent healing plant for wounds, eczema, boils and acne.
Aloe is known for its effective treatment of wounds, burns, scalds, scrapes and sunburn. The fresh gel from the aloe plant is used in Sue’s Salves to promote wound healing, soothe burns and help prevent infection.
Known as an herb of Mercury, lavender is renowned for its treatment of nervous disorders. The powerfully soothing scent of lavender calms and restores the nervous system. In salve it is used for its antiseptic properties and is used externally on infections, insect bites and most notably on burns.
Olive Oil is the base oil in Sue’s Salves. It is packed with anti-aging antioxidants and Vitamin E. Olive oil contains the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E, and K which are beneficial for the skin acting as a natural moisturizer, softening the skin, helping the skin to regenerate.
Pure, unadulterated beeswax from North Central Pennsylvania . The bees are feeding on the flowers of fruit trees, maple trees, tulip popular, basewood, and asters. This is the purest, locally available beeswax available.
Sue’s Salves adds the finest essential oils to the salves, including lavender, tea tree, ylang ylang, peppermint, vanilla and frankincense & myrrh oils.
Aromatherapy uses the aromatic essences from plants to balance, harmonize and promote the health of body, mind and spirit.