Pure and Simple Plus Summer Spray
Stronger support to help your horse fend off insects. Pure & Simple Summer Spray Plus also helps support the relief of insect related skin challenges with Arnica, Eucalyptus and Chamomile. The "PLUS" is added Rosemary Extract and Grapeseed, Geranium, Jojoba and Peppermint Oils for a product similar to our “Original,” but stronger and longer lasting on the coat. Infused with Citronella and featuring apple cider vinegar and a blend of other essential oils and herbs for a pleasant herbal fragrance. This economical, easy to use spray is pesticide and chemical free.
Directions: When applying Pure & Simple Original Summer Spray, spray liberally so entire coat is covered. Be sure to spray generously on legs and underbelly.
- Can be used on a wet or dry horse.
- Can be sprayed directly onto fly sheets and all leg wraps.
- When applying to the head, face and ears, spray onto soft cloth or brush and apply carefully.
- Can be applied multiple times a day.
As with all topical products that are new to your horse, a 24 hour spot test is recommended before a full body application.
Aloe Vera Juice has emollient properties that help to support a normal skin reaction to temporary irritations. A member of the Lily Family, Aloe Vera has been described in writings dating back to 2100 B.C. and was used across the globe by ancient Greeks, Romans and Egyptians as well as Indians and Chinese.
Apple Cider Vinegar is an excellent base for extracting the active components from herbs. It is also a natural and gentle way to keep the pH of the skin in a normal range.
Arnica is a plant in the sunflower family has been in use since at least the 16th century when it was traditionally used for bruises, sprains and sore muscles. Arnica helps support a normal inflammatory cytokine cascade.
Calendula may help ease discomfort caused by temporary skin irritation. This is the common Marigold, whose use dates back at least to the 15th century when the flowers were used topically on irritations of the skin.
Chamomile Flower supports normal inflammatory reaction. Chamomile is a common, creeping, flowering plant in use since the ancient Greek and Egyptian eras.
Citronella Oil soothing topical emollient, that also helps preserve normal microbial populations on the skin. It is classified by the Environmental Protection Agency as a biopesticide.
Coconut Oil helps maintain the moisture content of the skin by minimizing moisture loss through the pores. Coconut Oil also has antimicrobial properties.
Eucalyptus Essential Oil promotes normal skin flora. It is from a tree indigenous to Australia, now found in North and South Africa, India, and Southern Europe, that was traditionally used as an antiseptic.
Geranium Oil is distilled from the leaves and stems of the geranium plant. It has antiseptic, antioxidant, circulation enhancing and even insect repellant properties (contains Citronella). The oil is also believed to support a relaxed attitude.
Grape Seed Oil is extracted from the seeds of grapes. This light polyunsaturated oil is commonly used as a carrier and has very high antioxidant content due to the tocopherols it contains. Tocopherols include all the natural forms of Vitamin E.
Jojoba Oil contains natural fatty acids that promote healthy, strong hair and is packed with vitamins important for hair and skin health.
Lavender provides antioxidant support. Native to the Mediterranean, Lavender is an aromatic evergreen that was widely introduced into Europe and North America. The essential oil was traditionally used to support healing and was mixed with other oils for an antimicrobial effect.
Penny Royal: Like its cousin Peppermint, Penny Royal Oil produces a cooling sensation while simultaneously supporting skin circulation.
Peppermint Oil produces a soothing, cooling sensation while also acting as a mild counterirritant to support good blood flow to the skin.
Rosemary Extract is a natural astringent with antioxidant action. An evergreen shrub indigenous to the Mediterranean, Rosemary was traditionally used as a skin toner and astringent.
Wormwood Herb helps protect cells from oxidative damage. It is a perennial flower found throughout Europe, Siberia and North America with references to its use appearing as early as the Bible.
A blend of water, apple cider vinegar, organic aloe vera, wormwood, alcohol tinctures of lavender, chamomile, calendula, & arnica, citronella oil, eucalyptus oil, pennyroyal oil, geranium oil, peppermint oil, grapeseed oil, saponifed coconut oil, olive oil, jojoba oil, and rosemary extract