Living Libations Feeling the Shoulder of the Lion Muscle Melt Elixir is a potent solution that can be applied to unravel all manner of muscle discomfort, or diluted for use in massage. Created with a strategic balance of marjoram, peppermint, black pepper, sweet birch, chamomile, and cayenne, this elixir contains a hot-cold hybrid of essences, which alternately warm and cool tense muscles. The heat of cayenne and black pepper warms and unwinds, while cooling sweet birch and peppermint feels nice, like ice. If your muscles are roaring, tame the beast with a few drops of Feeling the Shoulder of the Lion Muscle Melt Elixir.
Juice up your joints and unknot taut muscles with a dab of this soothing solution. For massage, dilute drops into jojoba, coconut oil or one of our Best Skin Evers to melt muscles, unravel aches, and transform tension in the neck, shoulders, spine, knees, back or any area begging for some TLC.
SUSTAIN TIP: Dilute 20-40 drops of the elixir into 2oz of carrier oil, such as Jojoba, and keep onhand to rub into sore joints or muscles.
All Organic Ingredients:
Marjoram (Origanum marjorana) – Marjoram has been used to purify body, mind, and spirit since Biblical times. Steam-distilled to capture the medicinal powers of this fragrant herb, marjoram soothes and stabilizes while protecting the body and mind from the stressful effects of external environmental stimuli. Extreme emotions, sleeplessness, and tension are all brought back into balance with the calming power of marjoram, which was used by the Greeks and Romans to invoke states of enlightened peace.
Peppermint (Mentha peperita) – Bursting with minty freshness and powerful plant properties, peppermint’scooling qualities are key in this blend’s ability to pacify throbs, lull ligaments and tranquil tension. All the rage in Europe by the end of the 19th century, peppermint was and is much more than a mere breath freshener: it is known to ease headaches, clear the sinuses, improve digestion, and be victorious against a variety of viruses. Mint derives from the Latin mente, meaning thought, as our antiquity ancestors considered it a boost for the brain. Peppermint feels cooling and nice like ice, it is therefore one of those essential essential oils that belongs in every first aid and travel kit.
Black Pepper (Piper nigrum) – Pungent pepper possesses plenty of phytochemicals including terpinoidhydrocarbons, piperine, pinene, caryophyllene, limonene, sabinene, phellandrene, oleoresins and alkaloids. This constituent combination creates a fortifying fragrance that emits a warm, penetrating aroma that is intellectually invigorating and increases concentration. These warming qualities make pepper a respected rubefacient oil that is beneficial in massage to assuage aches and poor circulation.
Sweet Birch (Betula lenta) – The cool, crisp notes of this refreshingly aromatic stimulant clears the chest and sinuses while unraveling muscles and liberating tension. Our wild-crafted essence is distilled from the bark of the Canadian Birch tree. This essence is abundant in the phytochemical, methyl salicylate which has a extensive history of being used for fighting fatigue and soothing stiffness.
Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis) – Chamomile essential oil has a sweet, ethereal, mildly herbaceous-hay scent reminiscent of a ripe apple dancing upon a summer breeze. This essence is rich in easing esters making it the gentlest go-to oil to serenely enter into higher states of being. Chamomile graces us with its honey-floral, hypnotic-fruit-scented powers of sedation pacifying apprehension, softening tension, and nestling nerves.Comforting Chamomile brings a balanced calm to the fiery heat of cayenne and black pepper. This relaxing remedy eases the tension of life.
Cayenne (Capsicum annuum) – Spicy cayenne contains potent properties that stimulate the circulatory system. Thanks to its high levels of capsaicin, cayenne heats the skin, sending signals from the brain to the part of the body experiencing discomfort.