When people ask, "what is this used for?" The answer can be quite a long list. This topical ointment really can be used for almost anything. Dry lips and skin, cuts, scrapes, insect bites, eczema, rashes....the list could go on and on. Made in Flora Vista, New Mexico. Pinon sap is antibacterial and Osha Root has been used by Native Americans for decades for its healing powers. This product is in a petroleum jelly base.