• How to Make Your Own Healing Salve with Plantain-infused Olive and Coconut Oils

    Whether you are looking for a safe salve for diaper rashes, or something to rub into working hands that could use a little TLC from all those winter-weather cracks, or an active playful child who has knees and elbows, this salve is for you. It's good for use on insect bites, scratches, rashes, nicks, cuts, dry skin, you name it - and even works as an earthy lip-balm.

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  • How to Make Your Own Healing Salve with Plantain-infused Olive and Coconut Oils

    I only have dried plantain that I bought at a holistic store. How much of that should I use per how much olive oil? Or does it matter? Do I still stuff the jar with it & pour the oil until it's an inch above the plantain?
  • How to Make Your Own Healing Salve with Plantain-infused Olive and Coconut Oils

    Andrea said: > I only have dried plantain that I bought at a holistic store. How much of that should I use per how much olive oil? Or does it matter? Do I still stuff the jar with it & pour the oil until it's an inch above the plantain? @Andrea, Yes, just fill jar with dried plantain (loosely, not packed tight) and cover with oil.