Badass Balm will be a friend to any athlete or worker whose body is tired and sore. Capsaicin is the active constituent of Cayenne pepper, and Ginger. Capsaicin is famous for relieving deep arthritic pain and for reducing its accompanying inflammation. Arnica is specific for physical trauma and Chamomile is an anti-inflammatory. All of these herbs are combined in a base of St. John's Wort Oil, long famous for healing injury. How to Use: Rub into sore or tired muscles or into inflamed joints. For an especially effective treatment, apply oil to affected area then cover with a cotton wrap of some kind and let this balm work for several hours. If you request, white cotton gloves will be added to your orders as a free gift. You can make your own handmade wrap at home by cutting the toe off of clean socks and slipping the sock on like a tube. Ace bandages also make good wraps. Cover with a moist, warm towel for for an extra strength treatment. Avoid contact with mucous membranes. Ingredients: New Formula Ingredients: helianthus (sunflower) oil*, olea europea (olive) oil*, beeswax*, theobroma (cocao) butter*, capsicum annum (pepper)*, hypericum perforatum (st. john’s wort)*, zingiber offcinale (ginger)*, lobelia inflata leaf*, arnica montana*, anthemis nobilis (chamomile) flower*, tocopherol (vitamin e oil), lecithin*, essentials oils of camphor, gaultheria procumbens (wintergreen), zingiber officinale (ginger), syzygium caryophyllata (clove bud). *denotes certified organic. *The percentage of this product which is made from organic plant materials is 97%.. An *asterisk indicates the various organic ingredients we used in the formulation of this product.These were either wild-crafted, or grown under the care of a certified organic farmer without the use of pesticides, herbicides or other poisonous chemicals.This product contains no commercial fragrances. This product has received a rating of “1” from EWG. This is a rating system from the Environmental Working Group. A rating of "1" indicates that this product has little if any know health risks associated with its ingredients. Test on Animals – Never! Karen's Botanicals has never tested our products on animals.