Herbal Products for Health + Well-Being

A superior salve for treating external skin damage such as bruises, swelling, or irritation. Also helpful for pain such as arthritis.


Ingredients:  Organic olive oil infused with wildcrafted cottonwood buds; beeswax


Uses: Apply topically to sprains, bruises, muscle and joint pain, arthritis, or any traumatic injuries or irritation.


  • External use only
  • Available in .5 oz; 1 oz; 2 oz


We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.


Special note: Cottonwood leaf buds contain tannins, as well as anti-inflammatory and fever-reducing salicylates which is the substance from which aspirin is derived, so if you are sensitive to aspirin, please consult your health care professional prior to use. The resins from the buds also possess antifungal and antimicrobial properties in the form of flavones.



This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.

Balm of Gilead - Cottonwood Bud Balm