The ingredient list begins with pure, virgin Olive Oil. It conditions and softens skin since it's closer in chemical structure to our skin than any other natural occurring oil. It's high in Vitamin E and massages into skin easily and quickly without clogging pores.
Next are Menthol Crystals. These beautiful, aromatic crystals reduce swelling, muscle pain, spasms and soreness, they increase blood flow to an affected area. It's cooling effect helps calm inflammation so it's helpful with all types of arthritis!
Eucalyptus oil is also anti-inflammatory, analgesic (warming) and anti-spasmodic so it helps with muscles and tendons that are tight and painful.
Arnica flowers help heal bruising, sprains and strains, speeds healing and helps with muscle recovery when they've been overused or abused.
We always knew Chamomile flowers were good for relaxation but who would have thought they'd be helpful as an anti-inflammatory, aches and pains, a sedative for muscles and great for menstrual cramps!
Lastly, grated Ginger root increases circulation, boosting the amount of blood flowing to an affected area while helping slow internal clotting (bruising). Great for all the types of arthritis, it's anti-inflammatory properties help with joints, muscle tissue and tendonitis!
Lavender flowers are probably the most recognized herb for relaxation, so it makes good sense that it has properties that will help in a natural muscle rub. Helpful with bruises, aches and both arthritis and rheumatism, Lavender is a great addition!
Next is an herb well known for depression but it's also been found that St. John's Wort is great for nerve damage, sciatica, as an anti-spasmodic, helps with inflammation and is an analgesic (warming).
Habanero peppers increase circulation, help reduce pain and helps block pain. It's a great anesthetic!
Calendula (marigolds) can be a great help with menstrual pain, inflammation and muscle spasms. Great in the garden too.
Wintergreen is a wonderful smelling oil that helps with pain, works as a stimulant and fights inflammation.
Lastly, Helichrysum is an anti-coagulant and anti-hematic, which means it helps clear accumulated blood and clots. A very expensive essential oil, it encourages the recycling of dead cells and stimulates the production of new cells.
One last word on inflammation---almost all pain is caused by inflammation, so when you manage that, you manage pain. You'll see how many of the ingredients help with that! No wonder people love this aromatic oil.
- 1 oz. Oil in Glass bottle with glass dropper or 1/3 oz. Stick in Plastic Dispenser
Gilley’s Naturals does not prescribe, diagnose or offer medicinal cures for any of their essential oils or products. All claims are drawn by personal recommendations from customers or personal use. The FDA does not recognize our products as health essentials ….. and that doesn’t break our hearts at all.