Acetone 50ml

Recommended retail price: R 20.95

Uses:
  • Most frequently used as a nail polish remover.

Almond Oil 20ml

Recommended retail price: R 22.50

Uses:
  • To soften ear wax.
  • As a skin cosmetic.
Directions:
2 – 3 drops heated slightly

Bay Rum 200ml

Recommended retail price: R 31.95

Uses:
  • As a massage oil to help relieve sore muscles and joints.

Calamine Lotion 100/200ml

Recommended retail price: R 20.95/31.95

Uses:
  • To soothe the skin after sunburn, heat rash, chicken pox and normal itching. Can be applied liberally.

Camphorated Oil 50ml

Recommended retail price: R 22.95

Uses:
  • As a rub on the chest and back for colds and chills.
  • As a liniment for aches and pains.
  • Has mild analgesic properties.
NB: Camphor is extremely toxic when taken orally.

Castor Oil 50/100ml

Recommended retail price: R 21.95/33.95

Uses:
  • A powerful laxative. Not recommended for continual use.
NB: Not suitable for young children or pregnant women. Directions: Usually taken with milk or fruit juice because of its unpleasant taste.

Citronella Oil 20ml

Recommended retail price: R 27.95

Uses:
  • As an insect repellent.
  • Add to burner of candles to repel insects.
Directions: Rub directly onto skin.

Coconut Oil 50ml

Recommended retail price: R 22.50

Uses:
  • As a hair dressing.
  • An aid for sun-tanning.

Eucalyptus Oil 20/50ml

Recommended retail price: R 35.50/69.95

Uses:
  • Relieves coughs from bronchitis and asthma.
Directions: Inhaled with steam or a drop on a  handkerchief.

Friars Balsam 20l/50ml

Recommended retail price: R 24.95/56.50

Uses:
  • As an inhalant for cold and catarrh.
  • Undiluted as an antiseptic and styptic for wounds.
Directions: One teaspoon in litre of hot (not boiling) water and inhale the vapour.

Gentian Violet Solution 2% 20ml

Recommended retail price: R 12.50

Uses:
  • In solution as a disinfectant against gram positive bacteria and fungal infections of the skin.
  • To treat oral thrush caused by Candida.

Glycerine 20/ 50/100ml

Recommended retail price: R 9.95/18.50/25.95

Uses:
  • Soothes coughs and eases sore throats.
  • Mild laxative when taken orally or administered as an enema.
  • As an emollient and humectant when applied to the skin.
  • Mixed with rosewater to prepare a lotion which softens the skin.

Hydrogen Peroxide 10vol 100ml

Recommended retail price: R 14.95

Uses:
  • As a disinfectant and deodorant for cleansing wounds and removing bloody dressings and plasters.
  • As a mouth wash for minor infections and bad breath.
Directions: 1 part 20 volume with 4 parts water then rinse. The stronger the volume the greater the dilution needed.

Hydrogen Peroxide 20vol 100ml

Recommended retail price: R 15.50

Uses:
  • As a disinfectant and deodorant for cleansing wounds and removing bloody dressings and plasters.
  • As a mouth wash for minor infections and bad breath.
Directions: 1 part 20 volume with 4 parts water then rinse. The stronger the volume the greater the dilution needed.

Hydrogen Peroxide 30vol 100ml

Recommended retail price: R 19.95

Uses:
  • As a disinfectant and deodorant for cleansing wounds and removing bloody dressings and plasters.
  • As a mouth wash for minor infections and bad breath.
Directions: 1 part 20 volume with 4 parts water then rinse. The stronger the volume the greater the dilution needed.

Hydrogen Peroxide 40vol 100ml

Recommended retail price: R 21.95

Uses:
  • As a disinfectant and deodorant for cleansing wounds and removing bloody dressings and plasters.
  • As a mouth wash for minor infections and bad breath.
Directions: 1 part 20 volume with 4 parts water then rinse. The stronger the volume the greater the dilution needed.

Iodine Tincture 20ml

Recommended retail price: R 17.95

Uses:
  • As an antiseptic and disinfectant in the treatment of superficial skin infections caused by bacteria in minor abrasions , burns or cuts.

Liquid Paraffin 100/200ml

Recommended retail price: R 24.95/42.50

Uses:
  • As a laxative but should not be used on a regular basis.
  • As a hair dressing.
NB: Interferes with the absorption of fat soluble vitamins A and D.

Mercurochrome Solution 2% 20/50ml

Recommended retail price: R 14.25/19.95

Uses:
  • For drying abrasions such as grass burns etc.
  • Acts as a weak disinfectant.

Olive Oil 50/100ml

Recommended retail price: R 33.50/59.95

Uses:
  • For cooking, when mixed with vinegar as a salad dressing or to fry food instead of using cooking oil.
  • As a mild laxative.
  • As a skin emollient.

Sal Volatile 50ml

Recommended retail price: R 17.95

Uses:
  • Mainly used for inhalation to produce reflex stimulation in people who have fainted or are at risk of temporary loss of consciousness.

Spirits of Camphor 20ml

Recommended retail price: R 17.50

Uses: Topically for cold sores.

Surgical Spirits 50/100/200ml

Recommended retail price: R 15.75/21.95/38.50

Uses:
  • To prevent bedsores.
  • To dry the umbilicus of new infants

Sweet Oil 50ml

Recommended retail price: R 21.95

Uses:
  • Similar in use to olive oil.
  • To loosen ear wax.
Directions: A few drop warmed.

Wintergreen Ointment 50g

Recommended retail price: R 26.50

Uses:
  • Applied to the skin to relieve muscle pain.
  • When inhaled it may relieve congestion.

Zinc and Castor Oil Ointment 50g

Recommended retail price: R 24.95

Uses:
  • Excellent preparation to prevent nappy rash and skin eczema.
  • Acts as a barrier cream and has a soothing effect on dry damaged skin.