Oregon Grape root has antibiotic and anticancer properties that are receiving more and more attention by researchers and clinicians. Berberine and other alkaloids have been shown to kill a wide range of microbes and have been effective in human studies for speeding recovery from giardia, candida, viral diarrhea, and cholera.Studies in China show that an alkaloid it contains, called berbamine, helps protect the bone marrow and promotes its recovery from chemotherapy and radiation therapy for cancer. Combined with its bitter digestive-strengthening properties, Oregon grape has an interesting and distinctive combination of properties.
1/4 cup coconut oil
1/4 cup cocoa butter
1 tablespoon vitamin E oil
1 tablespoon lecithin liquid
2 teaspoons Oregon grape root tincture
1 teaspoon tee tree or lavender essential oil
melt the cocoa butter and coconut oil in a microwave safe bowl watching and stirring quite often.1 minute or so. when melted add the rest and stir well and put in a glass jar with a tight lid. use on skin problems including skin cancer, cuts scrapes, and anything your immune system needs a little help with. Use like a salve, do not eat.