A Basic American Indian Medicine Chest

 ARNICA OIL – for bruises,muscle pain,& sore feet

 

CALENDULA CREAM – for inflammations,sunburn,&skin disorders

 

CEDAR LOTION – for general skin treatment & facial care

 

CORN SILK – for kidney & bladder pains & infections

 

ECHINACEA CAPSULES – & tincture for colds & infections

 

ECHINACEA -GOLDENSEAL SALVE – for chapped skin & lips

 

PUFFBALLS –  for headache treatments,styptics &wounded dressings

 

SAGE LEAVES – for smudging, purification ,and antiseptic use

 

SLIPPERY ELM BARK POWDER – for coughs & digestive problems

 

SWEETGRASS BRAID – for smudging ,purification,& antiseptic use

 

WITCH HAZEL LOTION – for rashes & skin problems

 

YARROW POWDER – for pain relief,anesthetic,& antiseptic use

 

YUCCA ROOT – for soapy cleansing & hair care