Tiger balm ointment, also known as cooling ointment, is a pain relief cream made of menthol, camphor, cinnamon, eucalyptus and other paraffin waxes,which is one of the representative Chinese ointment. When people encounter mosquito bites, skin pruritus or mild burns, you can apply tiger balm ointment to the affected area, which can promote blood circulation, reduce swelling, relieve pain and itching.
In addition, when people have colds or headaches, apply tiger balm ointment to Yintang acupoint and temples to relieve these symptom.
Application of tiger balm ointment
- Relief muscular aches and pains
- Relief itch due to insect bites
- Relief for headaches, stuffy nose
- Reduce aches, swelling and other discomforts
- A little light burn area
One piece of this red tiger balm ointment size is about 4cm*3cm, weight: 60g, net content is about 20g,which is one of the outstanding representative ointment of “aromatherapy”, and it is also an essential medicine for home or travel.
The main ingredients of tiger balm ointment are menthol, peppermint, eucalyptus, camphor, clove and so on. Modern science has studied that these ingredients are beneficial for anti-migraine,refreshing,anti-vomiting,anti-comam and relieving pain effects. When they are combined in a certain proportion, It will greatly enhance the medical effect than a single ingredient.
When the menthol and camphor ingredients in tiger balm ointment are applied to the affect area, they can cause cold reaction in the skin to make skin and mucous membrane vasoconstriction,and peppermint in tiger balm ointment has a stimulating effect on the skin that can slowly penetrate into the skin to cause blood vessel changes in deep tissues, regulating blood vessels, and achieving therapy.Moreover, camphor in tiger balm ointment also has reliving itching and local anesthetic effects. Therefore, it is normal to feel cold and numb or local skin redness after applying tiger balm ointment.
There is a strong driving away effect for mosquitoes and other insects due to menthol, camphor, eucalyptus, clove etc ingredients in tiger balm ointment. Therefore,people can apply tiger balm ointment on the exposed skin, so that they can good sleep without being awakened by mosquitoes in the hot summer.
No matter people who fell sleepy in work or long-distance drivers, you can apply it on temples and other acupuncture point to drive away the sleepy and refresh brain.
If you are a acupuncture point lover or want to reach more better,you can apply tiger balm ointment to some important acupoints of the body, such as Yintang, Renzhong, temple, Danzhong, Zhongwan, Zusanli, Sanyinjiao, Yongquan, etc.
Which will produce the similar effect as acupuncture due to cold stimulation and good for common minor diseases such as dizziness, migraine, abdominal distension, stomach ache and colds.So,are you like to try it,let you enjoy the modern “aromatherapy” therapy.if you are also looking for relieving back pain,go to see tiger balm bak pain relieving patch.