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Winter Foot Salves


Winter Foot Salve
with
Garlic, Indian Long Pepper and Ginger 

What a perfect way to heat the body and keep colds at bay during the long winter months, we have it right here at Metta Wellness our own Winter Salve.
Wild crafted, small batches of Winter foot salve in 1oz tin or 2oz twist top( for those that like the benefit with out the work).
The blend of garlic and  Indian long pepper infused in olive oil with ginger essential oils along with Vit E and castor oil to help heat the body and help clear the system to better handle colds and flues that may come your way over the long winter months. Find the option that works best for you. We have crafted a small 1oz tin , you apply the salve to the bottom of the feet at night before bed, or a 2oz twist top for ease of just rubbing onto the bottom of the feet at night. 
Our salves are made in small batches from oils that we have for the majority been wild crafted , when we are unable to harvest our own herb we work with an organic supplier.We create our own oils, and with time and much love we blend our salves, oils and teas. Stop in Metta Wellness, see what we have been up to and grab a few herbal treats for yourself, or to fill the stockings of those you love during this Holiday season.

Metta Wellness will have an online herbal store up and running by the end of Nov, so check in, shop often. Or email Heather to place an order now.

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