Poke Root Body Balm
Poke Root Body Balm
Priest tell us that it is a stimulating and relaxing alternative, and that it promotes the removal of catabolic wastes and the products of fatty degeneration. Ellingwood considered its most direct actions in inflammation of glandular structures, especially of the lymphatic glands. Arthritis and rheumatic pains from deficient catabolism are relieved by it. It is directly indicated in irritation, inflammation, and ulceration of mucous membranes in rheumatic subjects, old ulcers, scabies, fungal infections of the skin, psoriasis, and all squamous skin diseases. In addition, he recommends it for the following pathologies: inflammations of the throat, forms of diphtheria, goiter, adenitis, mastitis, syphilitic disorders, varicose ulcers, dermal abscesses, fissures, boils, and carbuncles. Famed 20th century herbalist, Dr John Christopher, tells us “Poke root is one of the most powerful botanicals alternatives, especially beneficial where the glands (especially the thyroid and spleen) are hard, swollen, or enlarged. Poke root is excellent for all skin problems, and especially useful for hardened liver and scanty flow of bile. It works almost magically on new abnormal growths, as well as bony enlargements for direct injury, even chronic conditions. It is healing to inflamed kidneys and enlarged lymphatic glands and is an effective and rapid anti cancer agent’ in recent years, research on the species has uncovered both anti tumor and anti viral properties in the plant and its seeds. Poke anti viral protein (PAP) has become the focus of exited attention of researchers in Europ, Asia, and United States.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Contraindications may exist. consult expert medical advice before using during pregnancy. Keep out of the reach of children
**For external use only
***reference Practical Herbalism by Dr. Philip Fritchey, MH, ND, CNHP
Ingredients: Freshly wildcrafted poke root infused olive oil, bees wax, vitamin E, therapeutic grade essential oil.