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Tiger Balm & Oil... Chinese herbal ointments
and massage oil
The strength of the
Tiger Balm started
its journey to the West more than 100 years ago, when the imperial
court herbalist Aw Chu Kin left China to set up his humble medicine shop
in the city of Rangoon in Burma (Myanmar).
He took with him the
formula of a unique herbal ointment, made to relieve and soothe aches
To continue the
legacy he created, his sons - Aw Boon Haw and Aw Boon Par - took the
secrets of Tiger Balm to Singapore in the 1920s.
Ever since then,
Tiger Balm has grown to become one of the world's leading traditional
Its unique formulation contains camphor, menthol, cajuput oil and clove
contains no animal products and is not tested on animals.
Tiger Balm is a warm, comforting remedy that is most effective for
relieving muscular aches and pains. But it is also versatile enough to
relieve insect bites, itchiness, and headaches. Just rub the ointment
onto your skin, and its pain relieving properties will work quickly to
reduce aches, swelling, and other discomfort. As the makers say,
it "works wherever it hurts."
Tiger Balm is a slightly different formulation, designed for fast
& effective relief from headaches - just massage a little into
your forehead or temples - stuffy nose, insect bites,
general aches & pains, itchiness and (apparently) flatulence!
Oil is an easily applied massage oil, for the rapid relief of
aches and pains in the muscles and joints, associated with backache,
arthritis, strains, sprains and bruises.
Balm Muscle Rub is a cream version of Tiger Oil, based on oil
of wintergreen as a natural pain reliever.
Balm, Tiger Oil and Muscle Rub - red Tiger Balm, white Tiger Balm, Chinese balm, ayurvedic remedy - for relief of
muscular aches and pains, sprains, insect bites, itching and headaches -
"Works wherever it hurts."