This organic Arnica Flower CO2 Extract is a top notch therapeutic botanical ingredient, great for sports massage, injury recovery, muscle pain and arthritis. Arnica is a natural remedy that has been used for ages to alleviate pain and inflammation. Often used to treat skin conditions like bruises and swelling in addition to easing arthritic symptoms and increasing circulation, Arnica can be used topically as an ointment or salve on unbroken skin. Our Arnica Flower CO2 is a highly concentrated therapeutic material and proper dilution is required for its use. Arnica Flower Extract is a concentrated source of bioactice sesquiterpene lactones. Sesquiterpene lactones are medicinal constituents that help to protect the body with anti-inflammatory and immunostimulatory properties. Arnica Flower extracts have found effectiveness in the treatment of rheumatic and osteoarthritic conditions. Research shows that Arnica has promising results in chronic and age related disease.
It is so effective, Arnica has become a trusted ally in pain relief and speeding up recovery times for professional athletes. Arnica has grown to be one of the most popular natural remedies in the world. Even cosmetic surgeons are recommending Arnica for post procedure care. This CO2 extracted Arnica Flower has a concentrated characteristic herbaceous marigold like aroma and is jelly like, semi solid and must be diluted into carrier oil before use. If you are unfamiliar with making dilutions or working with thicker plant extracts, this can be a trickier one to work with but really worth the effort. Gently warm both materials before blending. Use in very low dilutions of less than 0.5 to 1%.
- Botanical Latin Name: Arnica montana
- Country of Origin: Germany
- Plant Parts: Flowers
- Cultivation Method: Organic
- Method of Extraction: CO2 Extract
- Blends Well With: Helichrysum, Lavender, Chamomile, Juniper, Sweet Birch