What is Colloidal Silver?

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What is Colloidal Silver?

Ionic Colloidal Silver is very fine particles of 99.9% pure ionic silver suspended in purified water. It supports the immune system when the body is under attack and micro organisms cannot build up resistance to it.

Quite simply, silver interrupts the bacteria cell’s ability to form the chemical bonds essential to its survival.

It is often used as a natural alternative to antibiotics, as it has antimicrobial properties, which means it’s antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral. Colloidal silver has proven effective in killing many stubborn bacterial infections (including cold viruses) without the side effects of a pharmaceutical antibiotic.

Your immune system’s best friend

Colloidal Silver is suitable for the entire family, including pets, and there are no known interactions or side effects if taken as directed. Silver is a naturally occurring trace mineral found in our bodies and does not interact with any medication. It has been proven to promote the growth of new cells, enabling wounds to heal faster. Unlike other metals with antimicrobial properties, it is non-toxic.

Colloidal Silver is suitable for the entire family. A must-have in your bathroom cabinet.

Batch verified

Manufactured to less than or equal to 10ppm (parts per million). Medsafe New Zealand requirements stipulate that Colloidal Silver Liquid products contain a silver concentration of 10ppm or below. Skybright independently tests every batch to ensure our Ionic Colloidal Silver meets this requirement.

Antimicrobial properties

Ionic Colloidal Silver supports the immune system when the body is under attack. Silver has antimicrobial properties that work by disabling the specific enzyme that many forms of bacteria, viruses and fungi use for their own oxygen metabolism.

“This is my go-to product for use with the whole family including the animals. I’m certain it has saved us a number of trips to the doctor with early application. Great to have around the house, in the first aid kit and in your handbag.”

— Cara

Colloidal Silver FAQ’s

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How do I take it?

Colloidal Silver can be either taken internally or applied topically to the skin. When feeling unwell or in need of an immune system boost, take 5ml of liquid three times a day for five days, then 5ml per day thereafter. Children under 10 years of age take half adult dose. This will assist your body’s natural defences against bacterial or viral infections such as colds or flu.

Always use a plastic spoon as metal affects the positive charge of the silver ions. Do not store in a refrigerator, near a magnetic field or an electronic device.

Colloidal Silver can be used in conjunction with other medications and supplements. It is extremely safe when used as directed, and suitable for all the family, including pets.

When feeling unwell, take 5ml of Colloidal Silver liquid three times a day for five days.

Applying Colloidal Silver to your skin

Colloidal Silver can be applied topically to help prevent infection or to fight an existing condition. It is suitable for use on broken skin and can be used as an antibacterial or antifungal application for wounds, cuts, grazes, insect bites, minor burns and fungal infections. As it’s non-stinging, it’s great for use on kids to prevent infection on any cuts or wounds and aids fast healing.

Spray onto the affected area, allow to dry, then apply Skybright Colloidal Silver Cream, with the the additional antimicrobial benefits of mānuka oil and mānuka honey. Or apply Skybright Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel, which is regenerative, soothing, cooling and calming for the skin and particularly effective on minor burns and sunburn. 

Spray Colloidal Silver into the mouth to soothe a sore throat.

Colloidal Silver Spray for sore throats

Spray Colloidal Silver into the mouth several times a day for sore throats, laryngitis, dry coughs, mouth ulcers, gum infections or after dental work. Alternatively, use the liquid like a mouthwash and gargle – it can be safely swallowed afterwards.

Colloidal Silver Nasal Spray while flying

When flying, you can often be plagued by blocked sinuses and exposed to infection in the flight cabin. Use Colloidal Silver Nasal Spray as often as you like while flying to soothe your sinuses and breathe easy. Just 1 or 2 sprays into each nostril.

“We use it for all sorts of things. It works well to get rid of a sore throat. When I notice it coming on I spray my throat and it goes before it gets worse. I also use it for skin irritations and drink a teaspoon or two for general health.”

– Jenny

Natural healing for all the family

Ionic Colloidal Silver is all-natural, odourless, tasteless, vegan-friendly, gluten free dietary supplement.

It’s a fantastic alternative to antibiotics when you’re feeling unwell, suffering from an infection, or in need of an immune boost as it supports the body in natural healing. You can take it internally, or apply it topically on the skin.

A must-have in your bathroom cabinet, as it’s suitable for all the family, including pets, and can be used for wide range of applications. There no known interactions or side effects if taken as directed.

Disclaimer:
The information in this article is not intended as a medical prescription for any disease or illness. Nothing stated here should be considered medical advice. Use as directed. If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare professional. 

Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel

Cut Aloe Vera Leaves for Skybright Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel

Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel

Our Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel is regenerative, soothing, cooling and calming for the skin and has been formulated to assist the natural healing of minor burns, cuts, abrasions, sunburn, and insect bites. 

The antibacterial properties of Colloidal Silver help fight skin infections and support the body’s natural healing response. Suitable for all the family, it’s a ‘must-have’ in your bathroom cabinet. It can be applied as often as required, is well absorbed and has no known side effects when used as directed.

Skybright Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel
Natural skincare for all the family.

The Aloe Vera plant

The mucilaginous gel found inside the leaves of the Aloe Vera plant is considered one of the most effective healing agents for the treatment of burns and injuries. Use it to moisturise and condition the skin after sun exposure, or shaving. 

Aloe Vera plant
Aloe Vera is regenerative, soothing, cooling and calming for the skin.

Help treat Rosacea

Rosacea is a skin condition that typically affects the face. It results in redness, pimples, swelling, and small and superficial dilated blood vessels. Key symptoms are facial redness with swollen red bumps and small visible blood vessels. Left untreated, it tends to worsen over time. 

Woman with Rosacea
Rosacea is a skin condition that typically affects the face.

“I have used this brand of CS Gel now for several years as I believe the addition of Aloe Vera enhances its healing ability. It is my “go to” product for healing almost any skin problems, eg. skin blemishes, cuts, grazes, skin infections, healing skin after treatment for sun damage, even cold sores. Plus I also use it to heal ‘hot spots’ on my dog. When applied it feels soothing and doesn’t sting. It would be the most used first aid product in my household.”

Heather
Hello Vera, Hi ho Silver text message
When you get Aloe Vera and Colloidal Silver together.

“Excellent for young ones to use on acne spots. Very soothing, and feels nice on your skin.”

Nancye

Essential for New Zealand Summer

This Gel makes for a great natural remedy if you get caught out by the harsh New Zealand sun. It’s non-stinging, soothing and cooling on sunburn and helps with the healing of insect bites, burns, rashes, sores and other abrasions.

Skybright Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel – Essential for New Zealand Summer
Ale Vera Gel – so soothing after exposure to the harsh New Zealand sun.

Active Ingredients:
Ionic Colloidal Silver, Aloe Vera extract (Aloe barbadensis leaf juice, sodium benzoate, potassium sorbate, citric acid), Carbomer powder, Sodium Hydrate.

Directions:
Apply to affected area as required. For external use only.

Colloidal Silver Aloe Vera Gel
Well absorbed and suitable for all skin types.

When to use Colloidal Silver and Aloe Vera Gel:

Topical application for skin related issues such as rosacea, acne, psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, heat rash, topical yeast, itchy skin, dry/chafed skin, sunburn, cuts, bites and minor burns. Apply to dry or chafed skin and to assist the body’s natural healing ability. May also be used to moisturise and condition the skin.

“I highly recommend this Gel! It’s wonderful for all sorts of things such as burns, cuts, bug bites. So soothing and cooling it takes the pain away immediately and stops any itching.”

Jasmin

Disclaimer:
The information in this article is not intended as a medical prescription for any disease or illness. Nothing stated here should be considered medical advice. Use as directed. If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare professional.