A dark red infused oil (also known as St. John’s Wort)with a strong odour, traditionally used as wound-healing salve. Orders over 100ml are supplied in an alternative container with pump dispenser.
Antiviral & antiseptic, good for inflammed/damaged skin & sunburn, soothes damaged nerves.
This oil can be applied to the skin direct or blended with essential oils for an aromatic massage.
Tips: The oil can also be used (externally) to help treat breast engorgement during the lactation period as it helps relieve the tenderness of the breasts.
Do not take internally. Avoid contact with eyes. Seek advice if pregnant. Store away from children.
Further information about it’s usage in aromatherapy can be found in Julia Lawless’s books (see BOOKS)
Comments: The main active ingredient ‘hypericin’ is found in the flowers.