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Cannabis has been used for thousands of years for medicinal and various other purposes.

Cannabis has been used for thousands of years, and not just recreationally. Here are nine ways that cultures all over the world have used cannabis as a healing aid for everything from soothing childbirth pain to curing tapeworms


One of the earliest methods of using cannabis for medicinal reasons was as an anesthetic. The Chinese would grind it into a powder, mix with wine, and serve to someone before undergoing a surgical procedure.


It was used as a suppository to calm the pain of hemorrhoids by the ancient Egyptians.


Though also used for nausea and headaches, Indians commonly used cannabis to relieve the pain after they gave birth.


Ancient Greeks used dried cannabis leaves and created salves to treat their horse’s injuries and help speed their healing time.


The Greeks also ate the seeds of the cannabis plant to expel the body of tapeworms.


Arabs in Medieval Islamic times treated epilepsy with cannabis.


The Greeks again benefited from cannabis by steeping the seeds in warm water or in wine. This extract would then be applied to help treat inflammation.


The Chinese used the oil of the cannabis plant to help prevent hair loss.


Cannabis oil was also used in Chinese medicine to treat different kinds of poison including Vermillion poisoning, sulfur poisoning and scorpion stings.

Thankfully, we can now have products that are made with the healing benefits of cannabis oil already in the product such as Sacred Sativa Salve.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you get high from Sacred Sativa Salve?

No, using this product as directed cannot get you “high.” The cannabinoids, also known as THC, does not enter the bloodstream when applying the salve to your skin. This allows you to enjoy the benefits of your product without any psychedelic side effects.

Why put cannabis in the Sacred Sativa Salve?

Cannabis is a potent anti-inflammatory and when absorbed in the skin, it relieves pain, soreness, and inflammation.

What symptoms do the Sacred Sativa Salve treat?

Localized pain relief, muscle soreness, tension and inflammation are top issues that Sacred Sativa Salve relieve. It also helps to alleviate several skin conditions such as dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema as well as headaches and cramping.

What active ingredients are in the Sacred Sativa Salve?

Raw organic cannabis infused coconut oil, organic beeswax, arnica oil, avocado oil, apricot oil, evening primrose, jojoba oil, shea butter, and a blend of 18 essential oils including lavender, peppermint, and orange

How do I use Sacred Sativa Salve?

Simply rub the salve on any body part that ails you. A little goes a long way, and a 1 oz jar will last you for a while.


Avoid any open wounds. This product is not intended for ingestion.