Hot weather means getting outside—and possible injuries. Learn more about holistic remedies for common summer ailments

Aches, pains, bumps, bruises and burns: These are all part of our daily lives. To help your body heal itself, choose products that contain natural ingredients. Ask the beauty department specialists about these or similar skin savers.

Curoxen First Aid Ointment

Meet your next medicine cabinet staple. Marketed as a clean alternative to Neosporin, this multipurpose ointment contains just four simple ingredients—organic olive oil, oxygen, calendula and lavender essential oil—to quell bacteria and hasten recovery. 

The Alchemist Collection Wound Repair

Formulated to help the body help itself, this nutrient-packed ointment contains reparative oils (coconut, evening primrose, jojoba and tamanu), along with therapeutic essential oils, including lavender and tea tree, to support wound healing. 

Weleda Burns & Bites Cooling Gel

Recommended for minor burns, scalds and sunburn, this cooling, soothing gel offers a powerful mix of highly concentrated, nourishing ingredients, including aloe and arnica.