We have all experienced it; the weather turns cold and we pick up coughs and colds and feel miserable. Â The White Pigeon Said Breathe Easy balm is a natural, toxin-free answer to ease the discomfort of congestion and stuffiness, especially in little ones. Contains 100% pure essential oils of Fir needle, German Chamomile, Sweet Orange, Lavender, Eucalyptus and Lemon in a soothing base.Â
This product is recommended for children over 6 months old. Always patch test prior to use and if irritation occurs discontinue use. This product contains tree nut products.Â
Directions for use:Â
Gently massage a small amount onto chest and back two to three times per day and at bedtime when needed.
100% Natural and free from nasties
Handcrafted on the Mornington Peninsula using sustainably sourced ingredients
Fir Needle (Abies siberica) essential oil
Siberian Fir needle essential oil can be beneficial in the treatment of upper respiratory infections and congestion and the component bornyl acetate has been shown to be an analgesic with anti-inflammatory properties. Other components of this oil may offer a relaxing effect that can help with restlessness and insomnia.Â
Lavender (Lavandula augustifolia)
Lavender is well recognised to be useful in relieving sinus congestion and has also been documented to have pain relieving, antiseptic, antiviral and sedative effects.Â
German Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla)
One beneficial component of German Chamomile oil is Azulene which has a very powerful anti-inflammatory effect.Â Other components of the oil promote relaxation and reduce inflammation by slowing the production of biochemicals called prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and histamines. German chamomile is used to treat inflammation (swelling) and irritation of the respiratory tract.
Sweet Orange (Citrus sinensis) Essential Oil
Sweet orange essential oil is extracted from the peels of the fruit by cold compression. It is known to be antispasmodic by relaxing muscular and nervous spasms, antiseptic and may alleviate inflammation.
Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus) essential oil
This oil is known to possess decongestant properties that support the respiratory system by facilitating easier breathing and boasts anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic and antiseptic properties, among others.Â