Herbal salves are very useful preparations and should be stored in every home. It can be used similarly to the way many people use something like Neosporin. How a salve is used depends on what herbs are in it and what you are making it for, such as wound healing, moisturizing, aches and pains, bruises, insect repellant and so on.
Comfrey, also known by the descriptive name “knit bone”, is an excellent plant for healing cuts, abrasions, bruises, torn ligaments, tendons, and broken bones. I have learned first hand the powerful wound healing of comfrey. Learn safe sources of comfrey and how to use its powerful healing properties.