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Plantain and Peppermint Salve (BooBoo Cream)

This plantain and peppermint salve works wonders on scrapes, bruises, and even burns. The peppermint also helps relieve itching from bug bites other irritations.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Author: Anna


  • Small jar
  • Small pan of water


  • 1/4 cup plantain-infused oil
  • 1 tablespoon organic beeswax pellets
  • 12 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 6 drops lavender essential oil


  • Add beeswax and oil to a small glass jar, that allows enough room for gentle stirring.
  • Set the jar into a small pan with enough water to come partway up the sides of the jar. Simmer lightly, stirring until beeswax melts completely.
  • Remove jar from heat, and stir in essential oils.
  • Allow to cool fully at room temperature.
  • Store tightly covered in a cool place, out of direct sunlight.