Huebner Arnica Cream contains extract from the Arnica flower, which has been traditionally used in herbal medicine to help relieve pain and inflammation in both muscles and joints, and other ingredients including St. John's Wort extract and a combination of essential plant oils (Camphor, Peppermint oil, Lavender oil, Rosemary Leaf oil, and Wintergreen Leaf oil). For active athletes, it can be used prior to activity in order to improve blood circulation. Or it can be used after activities or during massage to help relieve muscle and/or joint pain. Less is more with this product, so use it sparingly. This cream is toxin-free, paraben-free, and contains no anesthetics or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
Anton Hübner GmbH & Co. was founded in 1936 when Hübner purchased the license to produce the "Tannenblut" (literally fir tree blood) natural flu and cold medicine. This formula had been developed in the 1920's by a cleric, Parson Hurst, and his pharmacist friend, Dr Eduard Hiepe, and was made using pine tree honey, branch tips of green fir trees, and forest and meadow herbs native to the Black Forest area that were known