There’s a miracle oil that’s derived from a New Zealand native plant, and it does everything from killing bacteria to encouraging healing and solving acne. This incredible oil is steam-distilled from the manuka bush (Leptospermum scoparium) and it’s a potent all-purpose fix for skin challenges. More effective than its Australian cousin the tea tree plant (Leptospermum laevigatum), manuka oil is a locally-grown product.
Recently, it’s been harnessed for manuka ointment, the easy-to-use solution for almost every minor skin complaint.
Treats bites and stingsApply a dab of manuka oil or manuka ointment to an insect bite or sting. The anti-inflammatory properties help the swelling and redness to quickly reduce the impact of the sting, and the anti-bacterial properties ensure you don’t suffer any infection at the wound site.
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