Wild Nettle Salve by Lesley Assu, Haida
Handcrafted on Standing Spruce Farm, this Wild Nettle Salve uses 1,000's of years of medicinal heritage to create a beautiful blended salve ideal for nourishing your skin. Nettle is favourable also for its anti aging properties, healing different skin issues and promoting healthy and strong hair.
This salve features added vitamin e , and a small amount of pure “wild chamomile” essential oil so it is safe for little ones, and has that extra boost. Nettle is recognized for its nutritional value being rich in vitamins such as vitamins C, B2, K1, carotenoids and tocopherols as well as minerals such as calcium, potassium, magnesium, cooper and iron.
Standing Spruce Farm & Apothecary is an Indigenous Owned and Operated apothecary and farm founded by Haida witch and herbalist Lesley Assu. Traditionally raised in both Haida Gwaii and by her father's community of the We Wai Kai, Lesley developed deep roots to the land and sea. Her passion for traditional medicine making extends into both her farm and apothecary where (along with her family) she produced a wide range of wildcrafted products and remedies; including but not limited to: skin care, healing oils, balms, loose herbs and teas. Their farm aims to provide clean ethical meats, honey and crops not only to their family, but also to friends and their local communities. They raise heritage breed cattle, shetland sheep, pigs and chickens along with their own honey bees and food garden. Their farm is located along the beautiful West Coast of Campbell River in British Columbia.
Ingredients: grape-seed oil, organic wild stinging nettle, ho wood, wild chamomile essential oil and organic locally sourced beeswax.
Instructions: Rub directly onto you hands and skin.
Each jar comes beautifully wrapped with information about the maker and instructions for use.
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