Harvesting Balm of Gilead for Pain and Inflammation Print
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Balm of Gilead Ointment

  • Author: Joybilee Farm
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 25 minutes
  • Yield: 4 ounces 1x
  • Category: Herbal Remedy

Description

Balm of Gilead salve is anti-inflammatory, and pain relieving and traditionally used for sore joints and muscles.


Ingredients

Scale
  • 1/2 cup infused Balm of Gilead oil
  • 1 tablespoon (12 grams) beeswax melted

Instructions

  1. Make a double boiler using a glass measuring cup.  (See the directions here)
  2. Add balm of Gilead infused oil and beeswax to the glass measuring cup.
  3. Heat until the mixture is blended and the beeswax is fully melted.  Don’t allow it to simmer though.  Keep it just warm enough to make everything liquid.
  4. Pour into two 2 oz. glass jars or salve tins.  Cool to room temperature.
  5. Cap tightly.
  6. Label and seal.

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