You already know that one of the best parts of a first aid kit is the salve. There are salves for wounds, salves for sores — but what about other surface ailments? These five new uses for salves may surprise you.
Ah, sunburn. The worst summer skincare woe. You could reach for the aloe vera gel — but a salve with aloe as well as chamomile, calendula and St. John's Wort will have extra soothing power. Recommended: Herbal Healing Salve
If your nails and cuticles are looking ragged, there's no need to buy another cream. A salve made for callouses or extra-dry skin will likely have a higher percentage of moisturizing oils. Recommended: Hand and Foot Salve
Did You Know?
We always donate 50% of profits from Hand and Foot Salve to Children's Hospital Colorado.