Sublimed sulfur or Flowers of Sulfur is a sulfur powder that is very popular ingredient in the herbal remedies world. It is used in prescription compounding when preparing sulfur ointment and in the treatment of various skin disorders. It is most famous for its skin benefits, but until the seventeenth century, it was also used as a diuretic in dropsy, a drastic in diarrhea, dysentery and suppression of urine, a nervine in spasms and hydrophobia, an aperients in gout and scurvy and a corroborant in rheumatism, and also as an application to wounds.
For better results with Acne, we recommend you use this Sulfur powder in conjunction with our Sulfur Soap and Madre Perla Bleach Cream.
100% pure powder with a long history of use for a variety of needs.
Sublimed Sulfur is very commonly used to treat scabies and crab lice since many other sulfur ointments and soaps are only 10%, this gives you the option to make it a bit stronger if necessary, however, use it at your own risk if using higher doses than 10%.
- If you need something a bit stronger than our 10% sulfur ointment, then you can save time by purchasing both and simply adding sublimed sulfur to the already 10% ointment.
- If using for acne, it is not recommended to use anything higher than 10% sulfur.
For sulfur ointment, mix the sublimed sulfur with any cold cream at the desired strength. Usually a maximum of 10% sublimed sulfur is recommended by simply mixing it with 90% cold cream. If you do not want to mix your own sulfur ointment, you can purchase our 10% sulfur ointment to save you the troubles. This sublimed sulfur is ideal if you need something stronger and cannot find it. There are many more uses for it and its specific directions are not available since it is recommended for techincal use only.