SALVES: What they are & How to use them

What is a Salve?

A salve is essentially something that you apply topically to heal and care for the skin. It is similar to a balm, ointment, or cream. Salves are made with oils and waxes to create a semi-solid substance. A few examples of oils that can be used are olive, coconut, and sweet almondIMG_2953

Beeswax is most commonly used to bind everything together. Beeswax is easy to find, easy to prepare, and can even be purchased as pastilles (little beads) for easy measuring.

Okay, so what are Spark Naturals Salves good for?

The ingredients included in a salve may serve many functions, which makes for a very diversely useful product. A Salve can be made for a specific purpose – by choosing oils and waxes accordingly – here is Spark Naturals’ lineup of all-natural Salves, created specially for you with our 100% Certified Pure Pharma-Grade Essential Oils:

Defense Salve

  1. Immune booster
  2. Helps your body fight a cold/flu
  3. Keeps cuts and scrapes from getting infected

Dream Salve

  1. Stabilize blood sugars
  2. deeper, more restful sleep
  3. Help your mind turn off/ relax

Focus Salve

  1. Good with ADD/ADHD
  2. Helps with anxiety
  3. Calming to help focus 

Restore Salve

  1. Cuts and scrapes
  2. bruises
  3. dry, damaged, irritated skin

Revive Salve

  1. Opens airways
  2. Allergies
  3. Congestion

Base Salve – Great for your skin, but you can add any oil or blend to this to create a custom salve.


Great! So how do I use Spark Naturals Salves?

Remember, a Salve is something applies topically to the skin. It can be applied anywhere on the skin, but the most common areas are the soles of your feet, chest, back of the neck, and lymph-nodes to get it into your system quickly. For salves that are to be applied to bruises, dry skin, small cuts, etc. simply apply the Salve to the effected area for relief. Simple, all-natural, and versatile. Carry them with you in your purse, bag, or car and you’ll always be prepared for anything.

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2 thoughts on “SALVES: What they are & How to use them

    1. Hi, salves are essential oils in a balm/salve form, the Restore healing salve is so great for healthy skin. It has Lavender, Frankincense, Rosemary and Melaleuca. The base of the salve is made of organic ingredients, coconut oil, olive oil, beeswax, vitamin e.

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