St John's Wort Oil is infused from the hypericum blossoms at just the right stage, this infused oil has a characteristic red color. Anti-inflammatory, particularly soothing to inflamed nerves, helpful for cases of neuralgia, sciatica and fibrositis.
St John's Wort Oil is Effective on sprains, burns, bruises. Blending with calendula oils heightens effectiveness in treating bruises. (Adding helichrysum essential oil will really strenghthen the effects of the blend.)
St. John's Wort infused oil is useful in treating all inflamed nerve conditions: neuralgia, sciatica, firbositis, etc.
It is useful in treating sunburn, since it actually lowers skin temperature. For sunburn it is also good to add Lavender essential oils.
Please note that St. John's Wort Infused oil has none of the anti-depressant effect of the herbal extract. The Hypericum, used to treat anxiety and depression does not come through the infusion process. The infused oil has other valuable healing effects, however.
We have found that St. John's Wort oil, with a few drops of Wintergreen added is the ONLY thing that will relieve the pain of gout.