Camphor is a popular additive in pain relieving ointments and salves for soothing pain of sore muscles and arthritis.
4 sm. jars of Vaseline
3 camphor blocks
1/2 oz. menthol crystals
Crumble camphor block up to powder form. Then put Vaseline, camphor and menthol crystals in a kettle, with lid on, over low heat and melt all together until no crystals are left. Slowly pour into jars. Put lids on right away. Let cool. Good for colds, burns, cuts and bruises.
Note: Leave lid on kettle when melting to trap fumes.