*Cosmetic: Mexican arnica is used to produce infused oils and tinctures for use in making topical salves, balms, soaps and other formulations for the skin and hair.
*** Culinary: Not for internal use. ***
* Industrial: At one time, arnica (spp.) flowers were used in the production of mead and beer, but this practice was discontinued long ago.
****** Safety: All arnica species are toxic, even in small doses. Use of this herb is limited to topical applications and homeopathic preparations. ******