Analgesic balm… to relieve pain from muscle overuse and even from insect bites. Lola says it cures (!) nasal congestion, neck aches, and headaches.
White Flower brand
A must-have in every Filipino’s over-the-counter medicine kit… The scent is unmistakable.
Chinese on the label: 白花油
Bai-Hua You (“white flower” oil)
Hongkongers call this Pak Fah Yeow.
This has actually been called “Chinese Bengay.” Ben-Gay is the ubiquitous American topical cream for relieving muscle pain.
According to traditional Chinese medicine practitioners, White Flower Oil moves qi and opens up the channels!
Unconfirmed ingredients list: Methyl salicylate (40%), Menthol (15%), Camphor (6%), Eucalyptus Oil, Lavender Oil, Peppermint Oil
The crucial component is eucalyptus oil!
White Flower Embrocation Medicated Oil (Hoe Hin Pak Fah Yeow) 20ml
- Eases travel and motion sickness, alleviates itching resulting from insect and mosquito bites, refreshing with antiseptic properties.
- Provides relief from the stuffed-up feeling associated with catarrh, cold or influenza, relieves headache, temporarily relieves muscular pain
For External Application Only
Apply 2 to 3 drops on affected area, massage gently. If necessary, repeat the process every two hours. Can be inhaled when needed.
* Note that the package is not child-resistant, so be sure to keep away from children.
UPC 0048256000047 Code 0 04825600004 7