This is an herbal goat salve that promotes healing for wounds, cuts, scrapes, and more. We love this salve, as it is easy to make, and has many beneficial qualities! Read the full recipe below on how to make this wonderful salve! The ingredients are linked to amazon affiliates, from which a small commission will be earned to support future blog posts, videos, and our lovely goats (find more about them on Instagram). So if you can, please purchase ingredients directly from those links, any and all support would be greatly appreciated.
1 tablespoon Beeswax pellets/melts
1/4 cup Olive Oil
1 tablespoon Manuka Honey
1/2 tablespoon dried Calendula Flower
1/2 tablespoon dried Chamomile
1/2 tablespoon dried Lemon Balm
1/2 tablespoon dried Goldenseal
1 teaspoon Cayenne Pepper
Melt beeswax, olive oil, and honey together. When the beeswax has melted, add in your herbs, and stir to combine. Let the herbs “steep” in your mixture on low heat. Strain excess large pieces of herbs out using a tea strainer or sieve. Pour into metal tins/storage containers.
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