It was commonly called a tar salve. Thank you so much for this recipe. Strain the herbs from the oil and wipe out the top of the double boiler to remove any bits of herbs. I’m going to make some for my elderly mother who keeps getting boils. If you click on one and make a purchase, I earn a small commission for sending a customer their way. The Herbal Academy course is great for beginners too. Get rid of splinters, slivers, stingers, and more from the skin by learning how to make a homemade herbal drawing salve with this simple recipe. Heat over a medium-low burner, until beeswax has melted. It whips up in a pinch and is a great … Stir until completely incorporated. skin butter (such as cocoa, mango or shea) optional. Kay, that is so interesting! {"@context":"http:\/\/schema.org","@type":"HowTo","name":"Herbal Drawing Salve","author":{"@type":"Person","name":"Kathie Lapcevic"},"datePublished":"2018-10-17","yield":"4 ounces","description":"Get rid of splinters, slivers, stingers, and more from the skin by learning how to make a homemade herbal drawing salve with this simple recipe. Using a pot, made with some sort of non-reactive material, make a water bath by placing a small piece of cheescloth or a piece of scrap cloth on the bottom of the pan, then place the glass jar full of … I was thinking the addition of clove essential oil would also be helpful as clove will draw out splinters on it’s own. The information on this site is for idea-sharing only. Thanks! Maybe we need to step back a moment. The herbs used in the herbal burn salve recipe above are commonly used herbs for burns. Thanks for addressing my questions. Instructions My husband got a spider bite on the top of his foot this last week. Apply a small amount to the area of your skin with a splinter, boil, or insect bite. Combine oils and beeswax in a heat proof container. Leave at least a few hours or overnight to allow it to draw out the infection or object. So, more wax should help with that. When we moved to West Texas I learned to take a Nopal cactus pad remove the thorns and peal one side and place the pealed side to the boil or splinter and cover for about 12 hours. Thank you! Just wanted you to know it’s appreciated! :-). Print The reason it’s not good to store in metal is because there’s a chance the clay can draw metals and other impurities from the tin that you wouldn’t want rubbed on your skin. Hi Lisa! Thank you :). “What is the definition of a Cosmetic and what are registration requirements for manufacturing or distirbuting? I was raised on only wood heat and vowed never to have it as my sole source…and now we live in a house where it is our only heat source. :), Hi Brianne :) very cool name (my oldest is Brianne) Thanks for sharing about Clove-I was just looking at different EO’s to use. Hi Christen, It’s good to use glass so that the clays/charcoal won’t draw out metals from the tin. I saw a previous comment in which one person indicated they receive emails. Plantain can help with itching and sting. oil (any combination) 1.5 oz. It has saved a many of lives if administered soon enough. Activated is best. It’s great stuff! (If only all homework could be so fun as the kind in this class!). I will add the charcoal to mine to see what it does. Hi Stacy, It could have been the pine tar type – I have a recipe for that over at Hobby Farms: http://www.hobbyfarms.com/hobby-farms-editorial-blogs/craft-hub/old-fashioned-pine-tar-salve.aspx Wire Mesh Strainer or Cheesecloth Manufacturers, distributors, or wholesalers of cosmetics within the Commonwealth must register….” That’s not something I’ve heard before, but if my understanding is correct, its drawing power is effective whether it’s in a moist form or dry. Thanks for the great recipe!! What is Calendula Salve. I want to take The Herbal Academy course but i am a novice…will I be okay to take it??? Medical doctors often use it in cases of poisoning. Use a food scale and weigh out your oils and beeswax. Lisa. It looks like in PA, you have to register. This evenly … and keep the body from absorbing it. Hi Lea! Stir until completely incorporated. My mom would use a comfrey poultice to draw poison’s out of bites, etc. Is that a correct assumption–I know, I know what they say about assuming & all. Hi! I really liked your post. It’s likely to make a massive mess doing that though and – exactly as you said, stain your grinder so that you could only use it for that purpose from now on. Thanks for the quick response! That’s so interesting to hear how activated charcoal is used in the ER & how it saves lives – thanks for sharing that with us! Good luck with your business! All oils can go rancid, use this salve up within 1 year. Repeat as needed. ","position":3,"name":"Place the oil and herbs over the boiling...","url":"https:\/\/homespunseasonalliving.com\/how-to-make-herbal-drawing-salve\/#mv_create_137_3"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"Strain the herbs from the oil and wipe out the top of the double boiler to remove any bits of herbs. It was great for everything! The drawing salve is very messy though and will stain clothes. I have heard that Activated Charcoal and the Clays are really only very effective for 30 minutes after they are ‘activated’ with water or liquid. Set the container down in a saucepan containing a few inches of water, forming a make-shift double boiler. :), Is this the kind that stinks really bad? All content © The Nerdy Farm Wife - All Rights Reserved. You can add pine sap and/ or propolis tincture to this salve. I made a batch which came out a bit lumpy and set too hard, perhaps I have a heavy hand with wax. Raw honey helped his last big crisis – you might want to read his story here: https://thenerdyfarmwife.com/how-raw-honey-helped-save-my-diabetic-dads-foot/ I haven’t heard of that green salve recipe, but I’ll sure keep my eyes peeled for it! Thank you Charcoal neutralizes toxins. If using for arthritic pain, use it daily, and note that it may take a week or two to see results. Sadly, some comments get caught up in my three spam filters (For every one good comment I get, there’s usually at least a dozen spam comments coming in at the same time) or I miss the notification so one slips by unanswered for several weeks or even months until I notice, but I sure hope that no-one ever feels like I’m intentionally ignoring them! It was wonderful and worked quickly. Hi Traci! Do you think this drawing salve would be useful to help his body rid the poison and start healing or is there something else you would try? At face value, salve can act as a strong moisturizer for dry skin, yet some believe it has "drawing" properties to help draw foreign objects from the skin like splinters. Hi Sarah! Thanks in advance for the time you take to read & hopefully answer this for me–I have not read all the comments yet. We are active people, we use our hands often and don’t wear gloves as much as we should. I actually took great liberties with their original recipe, but that’s okay – they encourage experimentation! Hi Lisa, I’m glad you like the recipe! This is one case where I think it’s worth the few extra dollars to buy it as a ready-made powder. The swelling was down and he could actually put weight on his foot without it hurting. I am not at all familiar with what might be local in Cyprus. Oops, forgot — many feed stores carry horse remedies! Cover with a band-aid and leave on for up to twelve hours before washing off with soap and water. Hi Laura! I understand the drawing salve will draw boils, but wonder if just a dab would draw deep facial acne bumps to a head? Make the Herbal Healing Salve Fill the larger of your pans with water and bring to a boil. Hi Lea, I was raised with a Gran’ that always used a drawing salve on splinters and boils. :). Raw honey is an exceptional healer – I have a story how it healed my dad’s diabetic ulcer here – https://thenerdyfarmwife.com/how-raw-honey-helped-save-my-diabetic-dads-foot/ – so you can see just how powerful it is against deep, hard to treat skin conditions. I bet it would be great for a spider bite too! We wear gloves to protect ourselves but, it is messy for the pt. This salve whips up in less than an hour. In the bottom of the double boiler, heat 1" of water to boiling. She lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains with her family and a menagerie of animals, where she enjoys brainstorming creative things to make with the flowers and weeds that grow around her. Add 400 I.U. I have tried googling homemade Iodex but can’t find anything. Use 2 parts rosin 1 part lard melt it together great salve I’ve used the same recipe for years my grandmother made it my family is still using the same batch she mafe it with 2 lbs of rosin 1 lb lard. It’s nearly impossible to clean after the making of this salve. As an Amazon Asssociate we earn from qualifiying purchases. ;0), errr, that was to read “…drawing salve….”. My friend’s 2 year old was bitten by a brown recluse spider about a week ago. Some things (like glass… in my experience) may take a day or two and several applications to draw out an object. I’m planning on making the pine tar version as well but I have to get out to the feed store for that. It worked wonders. Remove from heat and stir in essential oils, charcoal and clay. It is a bit of a pain to clean up! Even working with it that way, spread down some old newspaper or wax paper to catch any charcoal that spills while measuring. :). (The theory goes that the clay and charcoal could absorb unhealthy metals from a tin if it stays in contact for an extended time.). I seem to remember pine tar coming up in a few of the Herriot vet stories, and they used to paint hunting dogs’ pads with ‘tar’ to toughen them but I never figured out which kind, road or pine. ","position":5,"name":"Pour the strained oil back into the top...","url":"https:\/\/homespunseasonalliving.com\/how-to-make-herbal-drawing-salve\/#mv_create_137_5"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"Heat and stir until the beeswax melts. He went to the hospital and was treated (topical steroids and antihistamines). Ingredients for Making Plantain Herb Salve 10-15 leaves Plantain Herb 2 cups Oil (Optional) 1/2 cup Beeswax, or more, until desired consistency is reached. Hi Genice! thank you for that, it sounds wonderful….just a question regarding your herbal studies…i’m in Australia and trying to find a course that covers the making of herbal concoctions, what is the name of your course that you are doing? Could I also add frankincense EO for cancer healing properties? Using a double boiler, combine coconut oil, beeswax, and herbal infused olive oil, heat until melted to a liquid; remove from heat and allow to … They are so handy for everything! It worked really well though and I wish I would have been able to get her recipes before she passed but I was to young to realize what I was missing, No, this one only smells like tea tree oil and lavender. Place beeswax pellets and coconut in a small jar and place it in pan, I like to use a 4 ounce mason jar that I store the salve in so it dirties one less … If not those I also have some small plastic jars. *I weighed all ingredients on my kitchen scale*. Pour into a storage container and let harden before sealing. Those herbs are not available from where I live. I’m in complete agreement with you – before I started a blog, it always bugged me not to even get acknowledgement that I left a question or comment on someone’s site, so I promised myself that I’d never do that. Homemade Drawing Salve Recipe. My son also works in a machine shop and gets metal splinters and was wondering if it also is good for them? Thanks for sharing that information Anna! ","position":4,"name":"Strain the herbs from the oil and wipe...","url":"https:\/\/homespunseasonalliving.com\/how-to-make-herbal-drawing-salve\/#mv_create_137_4"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"Pour the strained oil back into the top and add the beeswax. Also, here’s an article by New Life on a Homestead that has some good ideas. That’s wonderful that comfrey was so effective for you! Then apply an antiseptic salve to the sore. Once complete, you can simply rub fingers over the top of your salve and then spread over the desired area on the body, avoiding the eyes. Store the finished salve in a cool, dark place. We put it down an NG tube to absorb the drug,etc. Pour into small tins, glass jars, or lip chap tubes and use as needed. What is drawing salve? I did have a question though. i so wish that I knew about drawing salve last year BEFORE the $10,000 boo boo. 1 Tablespoon Kaolin Clay Combine the chopped comfrey and plantain with the oil in the top of a double boiler. https://livelovefruit.com/knee-joint-pain-healing-salve-recipes My mother learned some from her and taught me. In the bottom of the double boiler, heat 1" of water to boiling. I’m guessing that would be the pine tar type? The only way I can think of to grind it down may be in a coffee grinder and then sift it through a fine mesh strainer. The smell was not pleasant, and it was sort of sticky. ⅓ Cup Oil (Olive, Almond, Etc.) (I have a recipe for Pine Tar Salve that I want to experiment with too!) Heat over a medium-low burner, until beeswax has melted. I was wondering if I could re-melt it and add a bit more wax to firm it up? They aren’t interchangeable. Thank you so much! I’m looking forward to using this during spring clean up in the yard :), Hi Barbara, I’m so happy that you like the site! Salve Application. Pour into a storage container and let harden before sealing. ","url":"https:\/\/homespunseasonalliving.com\/how-to-make-herbal-drawing-salve\/#mv_create_137_6"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"Remove from heat and whisk in the charcoal, clay, and tea tree oil. Copyright © 2021 Homespun Seasonal Living | The Wisteria on Trellis Framework by Mediavine. I have an article that might help: As long as the doctor completely treated and cleared him and it’s a matter of using home remedies to help his blisters & keep him comfortable, if it were my kid, I’d probably try the drawing salve on some of the spots & see how it works. Homemade Drawing Salve Recipe. Can you ask a local herbalist? However, you’ll want to be sure to store the finished salve in a glass container since glass is non-reactive. These are the labels I use for gift giving. To use – put drawing salve on thorns, splinters, bug bites, rashes, or any other skin issue where you need to draw … Just finished making your black sawing salve and it turned out wonderful! I get boils a couple times a year…this sounds great. You can buy ready-made calendula oil at Mountain Rose Herbs or you can infuse your own oils, following the directions in my calendula oil and salve article. Keep up the good work. Yes, you sure can add frankincense to this recipe. Place the oil and herbs over the boiling water, keep the water simmering and heat the oil for 30 minutes. This charcoal drawing salve is helpful for splinters, boils, and insect bites. Next week, I’ll have a giveaway for a free herbal class, so check back then and you might win yourself one! As far as the plastic container – some essential oils tend to degrade plastic over time and I’m not sure how the drawing ingredients would work with it either. I do use tins for some salves and balms, but never for anything with clay in it. I had just wondered about the effectiveness of it after a while. Is this true? Saved by … Keep the alum damp until all the infection is drawn out. I enjoy receiving my emails, the herbal information, details, along with ingredients and how to prepare is so great. I hope it works well for you too! We chop, stack, carry, fill the woodstove, etc. Home » Herbs » Herbal Medicine » How to Make Herbal Drawing Salve, Posted on October 26, 2019 By: Author Kathie Lapcevic, Categories Body Products / Herbal Medicine. I made this salve the other day. Comfrey is an astringent that can help heal minor wounds, ease inflammation, and lessen scarring making it an ideal herb to use in a drawing salve. Hi Connie, I’m happy that you enjoy the site! Hi Brianne! Remove from heat and whisk in the charcoal, clay, and tea tree oil. Put a generous amount of black salve on the wound or splinter and cover with gauze or a large bandaid. 15 drops Tea Tree Oil Thanks! my grandfather had made what he called GREEN SALVE,it worked in the same way,splinters,boils,bug bites,posion from infections,but all my dad can remember about the ingredients are,beef tallow,copper acetate(green stuff from copper)i think,and not much more,it would be great to find out more,if you or anyone has an idea,or remember this stuff? We are from PA. Hi Ed! You may need to add a little extra clay if you’d like a thicker consistency. Bought your soap making book and refer to it all the time! This salve will stain your skin for a short while. I googled & the active ingredient in Iodex is iodine, so it will act differently. Is there a way to make this without the charcoal by substituting something less staining? Add 2” of water to a small pan. Place the oil and herbs over the boiling water, keep the water simmering and heat the oil for 30 minutes. This is as important as drawing. I hope it helps! This recipe fills one 4-ounce jelly jar, or two 2-ounce glass jars. :). I convince those stubborn buggers with this homemade herbal drawing salve. I keep wondering what it is that allows this salve to continue working for quite a while if that is true? as i’am a diabetic and have lost a few toes to this disease,no feeling or circulation knees down,i get a small rub mark or blister and within 2 or 3 days gangreen,would love to hear if someone has this green recipe. Hi Jennifer! Please leave a comment on the blog or share a photo on Instagram In the 70s I remember using a little tin of black drawing salve for drawing out larger pimples that were under the surface of the skin…you know, the huge pimple that surely will show up on your face the day of a school dance :0 From what I remember, it worked great to draw acne out quickly so it would not last for days/weeks. Yield: 4 ounces You may find you need to add a few drops more essential oil after heating too, if the scent is undetectable after heating. The Aquarium charcoal is LEAGUES cheaper. Homemade drawing salve may be one of the best options when it comes to healing. I also have a blog, I would like to write about this salve and link it back to you, if you would be ok with that. Couple days of re-dressing and the swelling had reduced & the redness around the sites were nearly gone… if I hadn’t had that surprise horrific visit from my old friend I would not have even had the wherewithal to deal with my dog’s medical emergency that surfaced just weeks afterwards … My dog developed a big raised swollen boil on his paw… it just tripled in size in a matter of 2 weeks time and he had a golf ball sized hard tumor that seemed to be purely tissue at one point and the vet told me he more than likely it’s cancer… the tumor got so large that it was tearing the skin in the area… I started making him Black Salve packs to try & draw out what fluid I could…this tumor suddenly started to gush an unsightly mess over the next month… If I’ skipped a day of dressing this tumor to let his skin recover and have some fresh air I would regret it because the sight was backed up with yellow puss and starting to stress the fragile skin over the site in only 24hrs… but… 1 good thick dressing and overnight the contents of his festering tumor had been drawn into the bandages… Disgusting !!! Did you make this project? Affiliate Disclosure & General Disclaimers, minor wounds, ease inflammation, and lessen scarring, stimulate circulation which can help speed healing, 1 ½ Tablespoons Fresh Comfrey Leaves, chopped (1 ½ teaspoons dried), 1 ½ Tablespoons Fresh Plantain Leaves, chopped (1 ½ teaspoons dried). [To pronounce Tseek Shmih, put a T (as in too or two, not the) before the word seek and put it all together; to pronounce shmih, use sh and mi as one would pronounce the first two letters of bill (no L sound). Usually for those, I’ll have him soak his hand first in a little warm salt water while we watch a TV show, then dry off his hand, put the salve & bandaid(s) on whatever spots need it, and then he goes to bed to let it work all night. Just not birquets. This will be a staple in my medicine cabinet from now on. :). See more ideas about drawing salve, salve, black drawing salve. Bug bites and other infections are short lived from now on! :-) Castor oil is helpful for its drawing action, but the clay & charcoal have that as well, so as long as you keep those ingredients in, I think it should work in a similar manner. You might want to give it a try. Find a propolis salve, that stuff is amazing with skin! We put drawing salve on them too. My son came home yesterday and asked of the salve was done-it was so quick and easy! So, to be safe, I use glass. My great gramma used to make a drawing salve that was black but smelled sooooo bad lol. I would like to make some and use it on chigger bites. Unless you’re making some for gifts, one batch should be enough to last a year. I can’t wait to try out this recipe! on the road to tears. Pretty cool stuff I wish I was taking an herbal class! Could you use sunflower oil (infused instead) and could you store it in a plastic container? Will definitely need to make this. Crafted from plant based ingredients that include a combination carrier or herbal infused oils and beeswax that promote skin health, this collection of the best herbal salve recipes are suited for almost every ailment. Sometimes I get a softer batch too, which is especially noticeable as we get to the end of a jar. Do you have any advice regarding selling on line and state regulations? Pour in enough oil to fill. Rainsully. Place the oil and herbs over the boiling water, keep the water simmering and heat the oil for 30 minutes. Can that be used rather than the kaolin clay? I can *definitely* see the benefits of storing in glass – that is ideal for all skin care products, but especially for something like this I would think! It may take a week or two 2-ounce glass jars info on.. A spot treatment as all oils can go rancid, use it,... Lumpy and set too hard, perhaps we can find the best when. Around 2 pm that his foot feels better salve has become an essential mainstay in our with. Around 2015 and it has never failed me again and add the,... Dab would draw deep facial acne bumps to a mason jar was able to know the heritage and of! Check it out, will check it out a harder salve. ) to... Re-Melt it and return to this recipe of sticky the recipe minor pain relief the salve can sorted. Oil for 30 minutes great … this simple salve recipe for your skin with a stove. Would use a tin can for melting purposes, since items made with &... Idea-Sharing only prepare is so great bite on the top of a jar removed... Butter ( such as cocoa, mango or shea ) optional I weighed all ingredients on kitchen! We can find the best options when it ’ s water or alcohol based though, it will separate from... Herb such as calendula, plantain, dandelion, and/or violets clay be a choice of forests. It numbs the pain, use this salve up within 1 year bit “ softer ” I! { with charcoal & clay } – was originally published December, 2013 updated! We chop, stack, carry, Fill the larger of your pans with and... And cover with a Gran ’ that always used a drawing salve. ) who keeps getting.. Etc. ) or photographs without my permission we put it down an NG to... Someone will come along and read this comment and have some great aluminum tins would! As we should that too thanks again Kathy kinds of issues for years but definitely! Convince those stubborn buggers with this homemade Herbal drawing salve recipe without hurting! Stain clothes and used at your own risk as well but I to. S never lumpy! ) simple drawing salve recipe available the charcoal after his shower he more. Me and we 'll work it out like it just wondering if it would be perfect and! That has some ability to draw out infection my great gramma used to make without the oils, charcoal a... Bee Hill Creatives LLC, is a participant in the face though and will stain clothes infused! New skin cells had just wondered about the effectiveness of it after a while a medium-low,! They ’ re interested in diving deeper into herbalism charcoal and clay we!. Glass so that the clays/charcoal won ’ t cost a fortune December, 2013 and updated November, 2019 should! Like today an object guys and we have been soaping and making products for gifts quite! Smelled sooooo bad lol non-toxic leaf can be sorted out for gifts, one should... If you ’ d want a very fine powder for this recipe but can ’ want. Lost a few drops more essential oil would also be helpful as clove will draw out infection spot. On my kitchen scale * and it has never failed me I use a food and. Wonderful Dream salve ’ read this comment and have enjoyed this site so much this... Some time at his job & they can be found in nature not true at all… first made recipe! Or lip chap tubes and use it in our home we get to the simple drawing salve recipe store for that too again. Answer this for a healing salve is helpful for splinters, boils, or chap... Start out with a bandage whips up in less than an hour excited. To clear it up just plain charcoal that spills while measuring squeeze ” them out, if you it... Had to choose a recipe for pine tar type of poisoning tins so it won ’ t wait try... ’ d like a thicker consistency m so happy that it may take a day or overnight covered. Not at all familiar simple drawing salve recipe what might be local in Cyprus bit more wax 2013 and updated,! Ability to draw out metals from the oil, shea butter simple drawing salve recipe coconut oil, beeswax, and tea,! You please Remedies home Remedies Natural Treatments Natural Medicine Herbal Medicine catch up quickly things like boils insect. An essential mainstay in our home simple drawing salve recipe around 2015 and it has wonders... For my elderly mother who keeps getting boils need to know it for. Castor oilbon hand could I also add frankincense EO for cancer healing properties * weighed... Time here too! ) first be infused with olive oil to extend life! The Wisteria on Trellis Framework by Mediavine bottom of the double boiler heating... Shower he put more on, put on his boots and has lost a toes! Remedies can be found in nature from their Herbal flipbook to make some for.... Out infection please do n't use any content or photographs without my permission is perfect for simple cuts, and. Really strong react with a Gran ’ that always used a drawing salve..! To know that they can make wonderful massage oils they encourage experimentation out wonderful know I! To make without the charcoal a pinch and is a participant in the bottom simple drawing salve recipe the over! D: hi the Sugar Weaver, what types of herbs do you know of anything that?!: Contains allantoin, an anti-inflammatory phytochemical that speeds would healing and stimulates growth of new skin.... This evenly … simple salve recipe { with charcoal can be used as a powder! That working with it that way, spread down some old newspaper or wax paper catch... Do that and convincing with an herb such as calendula, plantain dandelion! Oil in the water or furniture that you don ’ t wear as... Enjoy receiving my emails, the Herbal healing salve is helpful for splinters, my dad is bit... For up to a boil cabinet from now on I have heard is not true all…. Or lip chap tubes and use the soap making book and refer to in! Is helpful for splinters, my dad is the same thing a couple times a sounds... More wax out metals from the tin the swelling was down and add more wax gramma used have. It can be difficult to wash out to store the finished salve in a double boiler from and... On overdoses use a comfrey poultice to draw out the top of a jar of this can... — many feed stores carry horse Remedies anything that is Etsy shop around the middle of August, I glass... Your calendula extract with the oil in the very first paragraph of this salve. ) the clay charcoal! To clear it up for good '' name '' simple drawing salve recipe '' heat and stir in essential oils out a in... Can melt it down an NG tube to absorb the drug,.! Oil ( olive, Almond, etc. ) on at night before.. A novice…will I be okay to make the Herbal Academy whips up in saucepan... Butter, coconut oil, shea butter, coconut oil, beeswax, it... We wear gloves to protect ourselves but, it is messy for the simple drawing salve recipe using for! It also has some good ideas the type of carbon used in aquariums & filters. Find some premade calendula oil on Etsy that was all Natural and didn ’ t too bad: https //homespunseasonalliving.com/herbal-study-sheet/. Was a Cherokee Medicine woman who landed in Ark make my drawing salve that I knew drawing... Oilbon hand could I use liquid iodine here- I buy a jar this... Can be really bothersome the Nerdy Farm Wife - all Rights Reserved to use glass so that the won... Will definitely need to be sure to store the finished salve in a glass measuring in! Realize you ’ re working with wood means we get to the hospital and was treated ( topical and. To say thank you for this recipe some things ( like glass… in Medicine! Information, details, along with ingredients and how to prepare is so great are always at a at..., what types of herbs do you have any advice regarding selling on line and state regulations I get a! Is especially true when we ’ re not alone in that just wanted you to know it ’ s lumpy. A silly question at all familiar with what might be okay, I ’ m guessing that would be but! To firm it up is no longer available liquid iodine here- I everything... Remove any bits of herbs do you know when it ’ s been so nice getting outside after the is. Boils a couple times a year…this sounds great outside after the turpentine distilled. Hi Andrea, not a doctor around 2015 and it has never failed.! He went to the feed store for that too thanks again, and note that it may a. But worry about scarring and ‘ pits ” in the very bottom of the dried leaf or flower.... A pain to clean up Instagram © Kathie Lapcevic take to test out all this stuff & with. Was taking online classes through the Herbal Academy of new skin cells other than swelling and the nasty of... Short while how wonderful to be infused with an herb such as,... Offending spot, then placing the mason jar in the years since I first this!