In Balance Mobile Reflexology produces and uses it on the feet during a treatment.
The buds from the Black Poplar trees are picked in early spring, soaked in olive oil. Then beeswax is added and Vitamin E oil which is used to preserve the product.
It is sometimes called Balm of Gilead which was mentioned in the Bible and named for the region of Gilead, where it was produced.
It contains salicin, which converts salicylic acid in the body. The balm has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and anti-bacterial properties.
Clients who have used it have told us that it helped them with conditions such as cuts, rashes, psoriasis, eczema, insect bites, hemorrhoids, dry skin, chapped hands, and muscle and joint pain.
We have it available for sale.