This herbal anti-itch cream recipe can come in handy during the dry Winter months. Research studies have shown these herbs may have potential in treating various skin conditions such as pruritus, atopic dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, diaper rash, burn scars, mild skin lesions, inflammation, and viral and fungal infections.
Instructions: Mix the dry ingredients: sea clay powder, sea salt, and oats. Separately mix the wet ingredients: coconut oil and essential oils. Mix the dry ingredients in with the wet ingredients, preferably in a sanitized bowl mixer. Store in a glass jar with lid. Adults apply about a tablespoon onto affected area. Once paste dries, rinse off. Not for babies. For young children under the age of five, do not include the peppermint essential oil in the recipe.
For added itch relief, store in the fridge, and apply while cold to the affected area.