Dr Michaels Scalp & Body Ointment is natural in origin, containing a number of essential oils, herbs, zinc oxide, vegetable oils and gel bases. These have been carefully blended to better assist healing and to help ease any discomforts associated with skin conditions.
The combination of essential oils and herbal extracts in this ointment may assist in the soothing relief of itchy, dry skin lesions and may reduce discomforts associated with dry and inflamed skin conditions.
Avoid using near the eyes, if contact with the eyes occurs, rinse well with water until the stinging ceases.
Body: Wet affected areas with warm water. Apply Dr Michaels Cleansing Gel and lather up. Leave on body for 2 minutes. Wash off with plenty of warm water (not hot).Pat dry.
For the Scalp: Wet hair thoroughly, shake bottle well and apply a small amount of Dr Michaels Cleansing Gel to scalp and massage well. Leave 3-4 minutes and rinse out with warm water. Lightly pat dry.
For the Nails: Using a scrubbing brush gently scrub the top of the nail and under the nail with Dr Michaels Cleansing Gel. Leave for 3-4 minutes and rinse off with warm water. Then apply the Dr Michaels NR Formula.
For the Body, Scalp and Nails: Then apply Dr Michaels Scalp and Body Ointment to the lesions and massage well.
Wheatgerm oil is a rich source of the antioxidant, Vitamin E. Vitamin E helps eliminate impurities from the blood supply and carries oxygen to the skin's surface for the formation of healthy new cells. Wheatgerm's restorative action is useful for relieving the symptoms of acne, eczema, dermatitis and burns.
Sweet Almond Oil: An easily absorbed oil effective in soothing rough, chapped and inflamed skin.
Evening Primrose Oil: Highly moisturizing and emollient oil that helps to clear skin blemishes and soothe irritations. Beneficial in the temporary relief of eczema and psoriasis.
Zinc Oxide: Effective in treating inflamed skin conditions. Jojoba oil: This oil has the advantage of creating a waxy coating over the skin's surface, acting as a barrier to moisture. For the temporary relief of eczema, dermatitis and the itching of psoriasis.
Carrot oil: Carrot promotes healthy skin and is beneficial to the areas exposed to the sun. Ideal for the treatment of dry, chapped and scaling skin.
Lavender oil: Rapid healing qualities make lavender an ideal oil for troubled skin conditions such as acne and gives temporary relief to the symptoms of eczema and psoriasis by soothing the inflammation and resisting bacteria to allow for healthy tissue growth and scar prevention.
Eucalyptus Oil/Tea Tree Oil: These two oils have antiseptic/antifungal and healing properties that aid in the treatment of cuts, ulcers, wounds and nail infections.
Bergamot: Especially healing for oily skin and skin conditions of nervous origin. For the temporary relief of the symptoms of acne, cold sores, eczema and dermatitis.
Calendula oil works as a gentle antiseptic for cuts, grazes, abrasions, ulcers and skin inflammation.
Chamomile Extract: Used for centuries to treat hot, inflammatory conditions. With its gentle pain relieving properties, Chamomile is ideal as a anti-allergenic oil for delicate, sensitive and easily traumatized skin.
Myrrh oil is an infection inhibitor and effective in the treatment of skin lesions and wounds.
Patchouli oil is a disinfectant and is also beneficial for reviving tired, dry and ageing skin.
Orange oil is beneficial in the treatment of dry, sun-damaged and mature skins. Also offers relief to the symptoms of eczema.
Geranium oil works on the surface of the skin to normalize the output of the oil-producing sebaceous glands. The addition of geranium oil to skin ointments will help to drain congested area and nourish the parched skin.
Paraffinum liquidum, Paraffinum solidum (wax), Solanum tuberosum (potato) starch, Zinc oxide, Salicylic acid, Sweet almond oil, Jojoba seed oil, Avocado oil, Carrot seed oil, Calendula officinalis flower extract, Orange oil, Wheatgerm oil, Apricot kernel oil, Lavender oil, Sandalwood oil, Patchouli oil, Emu oil, Citrus , Bergamot oil, Rosemary oil, Geranium oil, Evening primrose oil, Eucalyptus leaf oil, Pine needle oil, Matricaria flower oil, Myrrh oil, Neroli oil.