Grammie Di’s Owie Salve D.I.Y.

Grammie Di's Owie Salve copy

It’s Back-To-School week and we’re thinking about all the wonderful ways genuine essential oils come to the rescue for everything from immune support to the inevitable scrapes, cuts, bumps & bruises!

Older children may carry Grammie Di’s Owie Salve to school in their back-pack as their “recess boo-boo” go-to.

This Do-It-Yourself ‘recipe’ makes about 3 oz. total – and the consistency of the “balm” or “salve” is suitable for small P.E.T. plastic or glass jars, salve tins, lip balm tubes, or “squeeze tubes”.

 

INGREDIENTS:

1 Tablespoon beeswax

2 Tablespoons organic unrefined raw Shea Butter

1/2 teaspoon pure vitamin E oil

1/4 teaspoon pure jojoba oil (optional)

2 drops pure vegetable glycerine (optional)

10 drops each genuine, therapeutic Young Living Tea Tree essential oil, Young Living Lavender essential oil, and Young Living Frankincense essential oil.

2 drops Young Living Patchouli essential oil (optional)

 

HOW-TO:

  • Gather & measure ingredients
  • Melt beeswax, Shea butter, and Coconut oil in a dry glass jar or mason jar sitting in the top of a double boiler in a couple inches of water – OR melt them in a dry glass measuring cup sitting in a saucepan with an inch of simmering water.
  • Stir with a stainless steel spoon or glass stir stick, until the beeswax is completely melted. Remove the glass jar or measuring cup from the heat.
  • Stir in the vitamin E oil, optional jojoba oil & vegetable glycerine, and stir in the genuine Young Living essential oils.
  • If the mixture begins to set up before you’ve finished adding all the ingredients, place it back into the hot water temporarily to gently melt it again.
  • Once the essential oils are stirred in, carefully pour the liquid into your containers of choice.
  • Allow to cool completely before labeling. Use permanent marker to write on labels.
  • To use: Teach your child to apply a tiny amount of the ointment to a scrape, bruise, bump, or irritated skin skin and put the lid back on tightly.
  • Keeps well for the entire school year!

NOTE: Real genuine Young Living Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) essential oil & Frankincense (Boswellia carterii) essential oil are INCLUDED in your PREMIUM STARTER KIT OF ESSENTIAL OILS + ULTRASONIC DIFFUSER from Young Living Essential Oils. CLICK HERE TO GET STARTED with your wholesale member account & SAVE!!!

xo Diana E. Natalie

IMPORTANT: THE INFORMATION WITHIN THIS DOCUMENT WAS SOURCED FROM REPUTABLE RESOURCES. IT IS NOT INTENDED TO PRESCRIBE OR RECOMMEND A PARTICULAR TREATMENT OR PROTOCOL, BUT RATHER, TO EMPOWER THE READER WITH KNOWLEDGE THAT MIGHT HELP THEM TO HELP THEMSELVES TO WELLNESS NATURALLY.

To order the finest genuine essential oils of the utmost sourcing, science, and standards, from Young Living Essential Oils – world leader in essential oils – at 24% discount, all the time, CLICK HERE!

 

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