9 Natural Ingredients to Provide Itch Relief for your Pets
Flea and tick season is here. That means allergies, bug bites and more. We created On The Spot Spray to help provide instant relief for these issues. It's still within the bounds of our Safe and Trusted Policy. On The Spot is made from a combination of natural ingredients and essential oils. Each ingredient brings a unique benefit to this instant healing, calming and nourishing hot spot itch relief spray. Read about each ingredient below.
Comfrey Extract - The leaves from the Comfrey plant have anti-inflammatory properties; it is ideal for treating hot spots and calming rashes. It also promotes new skin growth, which will reduce the amount of scarring and hair loss. It is an all-round excellent natural antibacterial.
Calendula Oil - Calendula Oil has powerful anti-inflammatory properties making it a potent remedy for all kinds of inflammatory issues such as dermatitis and allergies. It also increases blood flow and oxygen to wounds and infected areas such as hot spots, which helps the body grow new tissue and heal more rapidly.
Lemongrass - Lemongrass wards off insects, mosquitos and repels fleas attracted to wounds. It provides pain relief; numbing sores and wounds, and it also kills off bacteria and inhibits the growth of yeast. It also reduces and prevents chewing, because animals cannot stand the taste.
Colloidal Silver - Colloidal Silver will relieve a variety of skin conditions. These tiny particles of silver suspended in liquid have been used for centuries to inhibit bacterial growth. It naturally has antibacterial, antiviral properties to begin the healing process and its anti-inflammatory effects will soothe and promote skin regeneration.
Jojoba Oil - Jojoba Oil has anti-inflammatory properties which help ease the effects of dry skin conditions such as eczema and keep the skin calm and comfortable. The Vitamin E and B-complex vitamins in the Jojoba Oil help in skin repair and damage control. It is also an excellent emollient; moisturizing the skin and preventing irritations such as scaly, rough patches.
Aloe Vera - Aloe Vera is a natural antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antifungal, which helps to kill bacteria while nourishing the skin and fur. It heals, calms and cools. Aloe Vera also hydrates the skin, adding moisture and a protective layer.
Boric Crystals - This is a natural cleanser and a natural antibacterial. It will help clean the affected area and prevent infection, as well as help relieve irritation and discomfort. The antiviral properties will reduce the time it takes for sores to heal.
Glycerin - Glycerin is a powerful humectant, it retains and preserves moisture. This hydrating effect is ideal for sensitive, easily irritated skin because it’s moisturizing properties prevent skin dryness. It adds a layer of protection against skin irritants and accelerates the wound healing process.
Witch Hazel - Witch Hazel is a trusted, natural remedy for skin conditions and is a component in many modern healthcare products. Its astringent properties are perfect for killing bacteria that live within the skin’s pores. Witch Hazel also repels insects, preventing bites and warding of fleas attracted to wounds.