In a previous discussion about itching bug bites, I mentioned that I had created a salve that I was trying out for bug bites. I gave it to several people to try and have had good reports from all. Takes the sting and itch out of the bite within a minute. Reduces swelling and inflammation. Works on mosquitoes, black flies,…
I noticed that we didn't appear to have a post for people to be able to identify jewelweed. I had someone ask me, just today, about just this subject. This site gives an excellent summary along with good pictures pointing out what to look for.
Do you have a method of making an anti-itch ointment or lotion using jewel weed flowers
I have an abundance of jewel weed here and I frequently use the flowers for bug bites, poison ive, etc. I am looking for an ointment, lotion, or what-have-you recipe. Thanks!