Anyone who has ever spent any time in the Sonoran Desert can recognize the unique and amazing smell left behind after a good monsoon storm. The smell that lingers behind and lets us know that she is alive! It comes from what is considered to be the oldest living plant, the most connected to the earth. We know her by her nickname Creosote but she has many names. Chaparral is nicknamed "creosote bush", from oil used to treat wood. The word chaparral comes from the Spanish, meaning a low growing shrub. She has been known as grease wood, La Gobernadora and a personal favorite of mine is the "Little Stinker".
*Creosote is amazing in her medicine but please be careful in how you use it. External use is safe and truly healing but she will kick you in the teeth in you use it internally and are not under the care of someone who has experience with her.
Creosote has been used externally for:
and the list goes on...
Infused herbal oils are oils that have been steeped with dried botanicals for a period of time until the oil takes on some of the properties of that herb. Rich, toning, and exceptionally powerful, they make a wonderful addition to homemade salves, ointments, lotions, and other body care products.
ORGANIC INGREDIENTS: Creosote bush, olive oil -
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The efficacy of this product has not been confirmed by FDA-approved research. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. All information presented here is not meant as a substitute for or alternative to information from health care practitioners. The Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act requires this notice.
THIS OIL/PRODUCT IS FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY