Urb Apothecary Muscle Joint Salve
The active constituents of herbs absorb into the skin and encourage the healing of injured muscles and joints.
Urb Apothecary is striving to reduce plastic in any way possible so they are very proud to offer this salve in 100% cardboard, biodegradable tubes that have no lamination.
Note* the Muscle Joint Salve Balm now looks olive green and is no longer orange. This is a result of using a new infusion technique, making the oil even more potent than before!
ARNICA is known to reduce healing times by stimulating the migration of white blood cells to an injured area while increasing the movement of fluid buildup and decreasing swelling of the injured area.
COMFREY promotes and speeds up the healing of tissue and bone, at the same time reduces swelling.
CAYENNE and GINGER both contain special properties that aid in relieving pain and inflammation. It works by affecting your nervous system. Substance P is a neurotransmitter that relays information and results in what we call pain. Capsaicin, a major constituent of cayenne peppers, blocks substance P and therefore reduces pain.
MENTHOL CRYSTALS are a 100% natural product that originates from corn mint essential oil. Menthol crystals come from freezing the base concentrate oil. Menthol crystals are cooling, refreshing, and have a pleasantly strong minty aroma and aid in relieving pain.
TURMERIC SUPERCRITICAL CO2 EXTRACT is unique in that it contains active curcumin, an essential element that fights inflammation and has been discovered helpful for arthritis and also joint care. It may also help in muscle pain.
CASTOR OIL processes anti-inflammatory properties that make it an excellent massage oil for relieving arthritic joints, nerve inflammations, and sore muscles.