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Safe and Natural First-Aid for Minor Injuries

Safe and Natural First-Aid for Minor Injuries

For everyday minor injuries, there are various nature-based and home remedies you can depend on, which are all gentle and effective to use.

Cuts and scrapes

Honey

  • An effective natural antibiotic

Tea Tree Oil

  • Kills bacteria and reduces inflammation

Calendula Extract

  • Protects wounds from infection and speeds healing

Burns and Sunburn

Aloe Vera

  • Relieves pain, speeds healing and reduces blistering

Vinegar

  • The acetic acid is a powerful bactericide

Oatmeal

  • Soothes sunburn with anti-inflammatory, antioxidant compounds

Insect Bites and Stings

Baking soda

  • Baking soda may neutralises some

Activated Charcoal

  • Absorbs toxins quickly and a common clinical therapy

Bruises and Sprains

Comfrey Ointment

  • Safely restores function and eases pain

Witch Hazel

  • Improves microcirculation, thus reducing inflammation

Arnica

  • Relieves swelling and decreases the need for painkillers

Learn more about safe and natural first aid by visiting your Gold Coast chiropractor at Hinterland Chiropractic.

At Hinterland Chiropractic, we focus on overall health, holistic wellness and preventive care so you can maintain a much healthier and more enjoyable life for you and your family.

Contact us today! Call us on (07) 5527 3133.

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