Not only is it multi-purpose and homemade, it is also made with all natural, organic ingredients. No chemicals or artificiality about it. It relieves pain, kills germs and bacteria, fights viruses, and kills fungus. The best part about this super ointment is that you can make it and enjoy all its benefits.
This is a powerful healer’s salve that is packed full of natural, healing ingredients that can help an array of skin conditions and issues. From minor burns and scraps to psoriasis and even eczema, this ointment should be called a miracle salve! With only a few ingredients, this recipe is easy to follow and works wonders. Frugallysustainable.com provides the complete recipe for making your own hippie healers salve.
I want to share with you my new recipe for an antiseptic herbal ointment packed full of germ-killing properties that is sure to help all of us hippie-folk treat everyday minor cuts, scraps, burns, bumps, and abrasions.
You can use this ointment just as you would a tube of that nasty chemical-laden, commercially-prepared stuff found in the box stores.
And the BEST part is…you can make it easily at home + you control the ingredients!
…is super loaded with analgesic, anti-microbial, antiviral, antibacterial, and anti-fungal goodness! I created it out of my desire to treat a broad spectrum range of skin ailments — and based on the chemical constituents of the plants + oils used in this balm, it has the power to heal ::
- topical thrush
- minor surgical incisions
- cold + congestion
- slow-healing wounds
- cuts, scraps, and bruises
- bug bites and stings
- minor, superficial burns
- cold sores
Hippie Healer’s Salve provides some of the most gentle, soothing and regenerative properties found in nature.
Hippie Healer’s Salve: The Recipe
*Use organic ingredients whenever possible. I have linked to the products I use as a reference.
- 1 1/4 cup (10 fl. oz.) organic olive oil (this is the only olive oil I use in my all of my herbal remedies)
- 1/2-2/3 cup dried herbs (approx. 1 tablespoon each dried calendula flowers, dried plantain, dried St. John’s wort, dried goldenseal root, dried olive leaf, dried comfrey root + leaves, pine resin)
- 2-4 tablespoons (1-2 oz.) beeswax
- 1 tablespoon raw honey
- 2 teaspoons essential oils, optional
- 1/2 teaspoon non-GMO vitamin E oil, optional