Ingredients: Pure Arnica Oil infused in Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Arnica has been used in traditional medicine for everything from hematomas, contusions, sprains and rheumatic diseases to superficial inflammations of the skin. Arnica oil contains Helenalin, a potent anti-inflammatory and antibacterial, making it a must-have for any natural first aid kit. The antibacterial activity of thymol, found in arnica oil, has been well-studied and reported in many scientific journals. Arnica has been used in traditional medicine for everything from hematomas, contusions, sprains and rheumatic diseases to superficial inflammations of the skin.
Its ability to reduce pain and inflammation when applied to the skin makes it useful for all kinds of bruises, aches, sprains, and even bouts of arthritis. You can apply Arnica to insect bites to reduce irritation and inflammation. Arnica oil can also be applied to legs and arms to relieve areas of stiffness resulting from flying or long-distance driving.
An excellent natural remedy for healing bruises quickly, imply apply the arnica oil to the unbroken bruised area twice daily. A study out of Northwestern University’s Department of Dermatology found that topical application of arnica was more effective at reducing bruises than vitamin K formulations, and identified a number of ingredients in arnica that account for anti-bruising.
A regular scalp massage with arnica oil can provide healing nourishment to the scalp, stimulating hair follicles to support the growth of new and healthy hair.