This is what we carry with us when we travel:
Arnica Salve for bumps, bruises and sprains
Hemp Salve for skin irritation and as a face moisturiser
Anti-Fungal Salve for any yeast or fungal infections and as a good antibacterial ointment
Lavender essential oil for insomnia, stress and shock after an accident or with severe illness
Yarrow Tincture for fever support and as an anti-inflammatory and antispasmodic for stomach cramps.
Yarrow Healing Powder for any cut to stop the bleeding and clean the wound
Peppermint essential oil for any stomach issues
Echinacea Root tincture for immune boosting
Red Clover tincture as an antitussive for cough
Valerian Root tincture as a muscle relaxant for muscle cramping and insomnia
Thyme Salve as a powerful antibacterial
White Willow Bark tincture as a pain reliever
St John’s Wort tincture as an all around wound healer and help for a stressed-out psyche
Healing Herbal Salve as an all around topical wound healer
Headache Relief tincture for headaches and migraines
Stings and Bites Salve is beneficial for any stings, bites, splinters, blisters or pimples.
During cold and flu season:
Cold Relief tincture for a progressing respiratory illness
Cold First Aid tincture to combat the onset of a cold or flu
Travelling to a foreign country:
Wormwood tincture to combat any intestinal parasites
Agrimony tincture to clear up diarrhea
All of this fits into a small rectangular sack about 15cm x 5cm x 5 cm. I never regret bringing these medicines with me. I only regret those that I don’t have on hand.