This revolutionary ointment has been wholly researched, developed and manufactured in Australia by an Australian Naturopathic Practitioner with 40 years’ experience.
Dr. Nerida’s Skin Aid is suitable for almost any skin type and condition! Our philosophy is ‘Let nature and your body heal itself’. Using Australian oils, plants, probiotics. Dr. Nerida’s Skin Aid gives your skin and body a boost.
Emu Oil is traditionally used by Australian Indigenous healers, used for treating muscle and joint pain, wound healing, and intense moisturising for the skin. Our emu oil is sustainably sourced. We are proud to include it as one of the main active ingredients in our ointment to assist with penetrating skin, better than many other bases of ointments. Assisting in transdermal delivery.
Manuka Oil is the New Zealand pine with researched antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory healing properties. This means it is good for calming red, inflamed skin, soothing irritation, repairing damaged skin, and soothing bites and stings.
Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca) is known for its antiseptic, antimicrobial and antifungal properties.
Argentum Metallicum – Homeopathic Silver- strength 15x, 20x, 30x, is used traditionally for infections in the body.
Allantoin a powerful cell rejuvenator and cell repair substance, a constituent of the Comfrey herb.
Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) has an endo-cannabinoid-like action, providing neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory support. Calming down MAST CELL activation in many inflamed skin conditions. This substance is also fantastic for pain reduction.
Calendula Officinalis also known as the Marigold flower has antifungal, antimicrobial, vulnerary (wound-healing), and antiinflammatory properties, this makes it one of the best herbs for soothing skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. Can reduce proinflammatory cytokines and Cox2 pathways which in turn inhibits prostaglandin production, hence calming the skin. There by calming down histamine reactions.
Vitamin E Oil (D-alpha tocopherol Acetate) is an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory, it aids skin healing and helps prevention of severe scarring.
Olive Oil (Olea European fruit oil) is rich in fatty acids and full of good nutrition for the skin. It has been shown to have direct antioxidant action on the skin and may help prevent UV damage. High in squalene, it is an intensive moisturiser that is also rich in vitamins A, D, K and E.
Rose Geranium Oil (Pelargonium Roseum Stem Oil) is rich is fatty acids and antioxidants and because of this it promotes tissue and cell regeneration. This means it helps with skin healing and prevention of scars.
Coconut Oil is very resistant to becoming rancid. Active against Candida Albicans and fungal infections.
Lysine is an amino acid used for herpes and shingles viruses.
Boric Acid has been included to assist with topical Staphylococcus and topical Streptococcus. It is antiviral, antiseptic for minor burns or cuts, and used to treat yeast infections.
Citrus Seed Extract has been used as a natural preservative, has an antifungal and antibacterial quality.
Lactobacillus Rhamnosus helps strengthen the skin barrier and assists reconstruction of human epidermis and inhibits the toxic effects of staphylococcus. The presence of good bacteria on the skin also assists with treating fungal skin conditions.