Himalayan nettle infused apricot and sunflower oil, beeswax, lavender, cedar, black pepper and clove essential oils.
STINGING NETTLE- THE MIRACLE PLANT OF THE HIMALAYA
Nettle has a number of protective antioxidants that help protect from environmental stressors, providing anti-aging benefits. This unique Himalayan Nettle Salve is an excellent treatment for very sensitive or stressed skin.
It will help soothe irritations and inflammations from conditions such as psoriasis, eczema and insect bites. Nettle is also said to help alleviate pain and soreness.
“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”
Right from Ancient Greece to the present, Stinging Nettles have been used for hundreds of years as a source of food, medicine and fibre. One of the most important health benefits of stinging nettle is its ability to detoxify the body. Rich in Vitamin C and iron, Stinging Nettles can help alleviate anaemia, support healthy kidney functioning and is used to treat coughs and arthritis. The leaves of Stinging Nettle can be cooked and used as a nutritious and delicious vegetable. The fibres are also used to make durable ropes, clothes and fishing lines.
The body of the famous Tibetan Yogi Milarepa is said to have turned green from consuming nothing but Stinging Nettle. In the Kumaon region of the Himalaya, Stinging Nettle was traditionally eaten as vegetable together with finger millet rotis. It was also used to treat joint pains and other minor inflammations and swellings.
SOS Organics makes a line of Stinging Nettle Infusions, Nettle Salve and Nettle soaps, the stinging nettle is wild-harvested from plants growing in the Kumaon Region.
We only use high-quality natural ingredients that include the finest essential oils, herbs and native plant oils to create well-balanced and nourishing formulations that feed and nourish your skin.