Mary Jane’s Medicinals – Salve
It’s no wonder Mary Jane’s Medicinals salve is our most popular product! The delightful scent of essential oils such as lavender, peppermint and orange, combined with a silky smooth texture that absorbs easily into the skin are phenomenal. As if that were not enough, the powerful anti-inflammatory properties of cannabis (THC) make this the go-to product among people who have aching joints and sore muscles, as well as myriad other painful ailments.
Cannabis-infused grape seed oil, avocado oil, jojoba, sweet almond oil,coconut oil, beeswax, and essential oils of peppermint, lavender and orange.
The Cannabis Plant-stimulates your own endocannabinoid system to promote your body’s natural healing and homeostasis response. Cannabis has also been shown to have anti-inflammatory, analgesic and calming abilities.
Grape Seed Oil-rich in vitamin E, grape seed oil contains antioxidants and has anti-inflammatory, anti-aging and anti-microbial properties.
Avocado Oil-rich in Vitamins A, D and E which promotes skin cell growth and regeneration. Vitamins A and E have strong antibacterial and anti-inflammatory functions that promote faster healing of cuts, acne breakouts and dermatitis. These vitamins also give you natural sun protection. Studies have shown the topical application of avocado oil can reduce the appearance of age spots, fine lines and wrinkles. Vitamins A and D can promote collagen production, the application of which can slow down your skin’s aging process.
Jojoba Oil-a natural emollient, jojoba oil is quite similar to sebum (the oil your skin naturally produces), allowing it to absorb easily and readily into your skin, making it a gentle, skin-softening moisturizer for all skin types. Jojoba oil has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. As a result, it is used to help soothe skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis, chapped skin, sunburn and eczema.
Sweet Almond Oil-also rich in vitamin E, this oil works wonders for soothing the effects of dry, itchy skin, even when caused by skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis. Sweet almond oil has been shown to protect against UV-B rays. It easily penetrates into your skin and contains many fatty acids that help skin stay supple and soft without clogging pores.
Coconut Oil-has antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal properties. These remarkable features provide the benefit of protecting your skin from all sorts of microbes, as well as being helpful in soothing various skin conditions like acne, psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema, herpes and fungal infections. Coconut oil contains natural antioxidants and has anti-aging properties.
Beeswax-offers anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-viral benefits. Beeswax acts as a surfactant; when blended into salves and lotions, it helps form a protective barrier on the surface of the skin that protects it from irritants but still allows it to breathe. It also acts as an emollient and a humectant, drawing moisture to the skin and sealing it in. Beeswax contains vitamin A, which is beneficial in softening and rehydrating dry skin, and in cell reconstruction.
Essential Oil of Peppermint-known to have analgesic, decongestant, anti-microbial, anti-spasmodic and carminative properties. Therefore, it often used to ease discomfort associated with colds, flu, nausea, digestive problems, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), menstrual cramps, muscular pains and aches, rheumatoid arthritis, acne, irritated skin, burns, insect bites, headache, stress and emotional imbalance.
Essential Oil of Lavender-an effective agent in helping to relieve stress, which can cause hypertension. It promotes relaxation and therefore is often used as a sleep aid. Lavender also helps promote circulation. It is used to combat various skin disorders such as acne, wrinkles, psoriasis and other inflammations. It can speed healing of wounds, cuts, burns and sunburns as it aids in the formation of scar tissues. The aromatic qualities of this herb are uplifting, soothing and cleansing.
Essential Oil of Orange-known for its anti-inflammatory, mood-lifting, anti-spasmodic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, carminative and sedative effects.