What is an Eucalyptus salve? A salve is an ointment used to promote healing of the skin or to protect it from the elements.
Why Eucalyptus? Eucalyptus has a large number of natural qualities such as being antiseptic, antifungal, antiviral, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial.
Eucalyptus Salve is often used to reduce symptoms of coughs, colds, and congestion as well as help relieving muscle and joint pain.
What is the difference between a balm and a salve? When you look up the meaning of Salve, one of the many synonyms of salve is Balm, so is there a huge difference? Nope. However, salves tend to have a softer consistency, which generally means they contain a lower ratio of beeswax. Being a softer consistency will allow them to penetrate the skin more deeply, and makes them great choices for healing wounds.
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