This balm has been formulated to deeply nourish and sooth sore joints and tired muscles. It will alleviate pain, inflammation and joint stiffness. This power blend of muscle supporting herbs penetrates and soothes sore joints and muscles.
Ingredients: Turmeric, ginger, plantain, burdock root, cayenne, arnica, roman chamomile, lemongrass, helichryssum.
Turmeric – Curcumin, an active compound in turmeric, is known for its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity that helps to relieve pain. It contains two chemicals (curcumin and curcuminoids) which decrease inflammation.
Ginger – is a powerful anti-inflammatory and helps to relieve pain. It is also warming to the joints and muscles.
Plantain– has a wide range of biological effects including wound healing, anti-inflammatory, analgesic (pain relieving), antioxidant, antibiotic.
Burdock root – has been used historically both internally ad externally to treat painful joints.
Cayenne – stimulates blood circulation, relieving congestion and swelling and moving out any crystalline substances that may have lodged in the joints.
The main activator in the plant is capsaicin, it works to relieve pain by numbing the sensory nerves. It also stimulates blood flow and increases circulation which can help with healing of sore joints and muscles.
Arnica – is known for its anti-inflammatory properties. It promotes circulation in the affected areas, speeding up the body’s natural healing process.
Roman Chamomile – has relaxing and pain-relieving properties. It also helps to soothe muscle tension and reduce spasms.
Lemongrass – helps to ease pain and relieve inflammation. It contains citral, an anti-inflammatory compound.
Helichrysum – offers anti-inflammatory and nerve regenerating benefits. It eases sore muscles, joints, tendons and back pain.