St. John's Wort macerate
Oil - St. John's Wort macerate
INCI: Helianthus anuus*, Hypericum perforatum**
*certified organic, **organically cultivated in our own herb garden.
The fresh flowers of St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) are hand-picked in our own herb garden during sunny days in June/July and macerated for six weeks in organic sunflower oil. This transformation in which the oil changes from a pale yellow to a deep crimson is pure magic by Mother Nature!
Applied to the skin St John's oil promotes blood flow and has deep warming effects. This macerate is great for winter hands and feet, fissures, itches, gout, rheumatism, athlete's foot, sciatica, dry skin rashes, burns (after cooling), blisters, facial pain, muscle pain, lumbago, muscle knots, and as an after-sun. It can also help draw out splinters and ease earache
Caution! Do not use on skin to be immediately exposed to the sun.
Available in 100ml, 250ml, 500ml, 1ltr. The 100ml size is in a brown glass bottle. The other sizes are in brown PET bottles with tamper-proof caps for safer shipping. If you wish to transfer your oil to a glass bottle and/or if you need a pump dispenser see our Packaging section for details.