First Aid Kit Basics

Be prepared with these staples!
red first aid kit hanging on a tree branch
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Having a well-stocked first aid kit is a must for all the bumps, bruises, and blechs that come with having kids! (Psst! All of these goodies are great for grown-ups too!)

Traditional Medicinals

Organic Medicinal Teas

Traditional Medicinals Teas

Taking your medicine has never been so tasty! Traditional Medicinals ensures quality, medicinal teas by testing for chemicals and heavy metals. 99% organic, and non-gmo, each compostable tea bag is filled with pharmacopoeial-grade herbs (which means the tea has power!). Peppermint tea is safe for children two and up, chamomile for six and up. US friends: TM carries Just For Kids®, teas perfect for your pint-sized progeny. traditionalmedicinals.com

A.Vogel 

Absolüt Arnica Gel

A.Vogel’s Absolüt Arnica Gel

Beat those bruises with A.Vogel’s Absolüt Arnica Gel! Featuring a powerful tincture of certified organic arnica, this 100% vegetarian and cruelty-free non-greasy gel is paraben-free and totally natural! Vogel also carries a huge line of kid-friendly wellness products from allergy relief to echinacea! avogel.ca | avogelusa.com

Boiron

Calendula Cream

Boiron Calendula Cream

Boiron’s Calendula Cream is an herbal superhero! With anti-inflammatory properties, calendula helps in the healing process of cuts and wounds. Anti-viral, paraben-free, and fragrance-free, it’s also great for chapped, dry skin. boiron.ca | boironusa.com

EO Healing

Kid Safe Collection

EO Healing Start it Right Kit

EO Healing’s Kid Safe Collection has taken the guesswork out of which essential oils, the unsung heroes of any first aid kit, to keep on hand. Complete with a few key essentials and a carrier oil, perfect for dilutions, these 100% essential oils* will certainly be used over and over again! (*As always, consult with your ND or healthcare provider before using essential oils.) eohealing.com

All Terrain

Neon Kids Bandages

All Terrain Neon Kids Bandages

Protect those boo-boos with Neon bandages from All Terrain. GMO-free, latex-free, gluten-free and 100% sterile, they're flexible, perfect for kiddos, and totally fun! Check out All Terrain's complete line of natural products — perfect for your next adventure! allterrainco.com