Winter Embrocation

kr250.00 (incl. import duty)

Winter Embrocation is rated 4.5789 out of 5 by 19.
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A highly effective cycling embrocation for cold conditions. Rapha Embrocation has a fragrance inspired by the plants and herbs of Mont Ventoux and is made from three warming agents, winter green, capsicum and vanilla. The embrocation provides up to six hours protection.

Winter Embrocation

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Embro for cold racing conditions

Applying embrocation is one of the great rituals of riding. In recent years, it has enjoyed a renaissance thanks to its popularity on the American cyclocross circuit and Rapha Embrocation is used by Jeremy Powers, the 2014 US national cyclocross champion.

Rapha Embrocation is a highly effective winter embrocation for riding in cold conditions. It is made from three organic ingredients: winter green, capsicum, and vanilla. The embrocation is also rich in arnica. The embrocation contains a complex blend of essential oils, as well as shea butter, vitamin E and beeswax.

Rapha skincare products are made from the aromatic plants and herbs found on the Giant of Provence, used in local concoctions for hundreds of years. Their scents will be familiar to any rider that has made the pilgrimage to Mont Ventoux.

Ingredients include:

  • Atlas Cedar – a mild astringent reputedly good for relieving stress and tension.
  • Lavender – a natural antiseptic and anti-inflammatory used to help ease aches and pains.
  • Pine needle – reputed to ease rheumatism and respiratory complaints.
  • Rosemary – characteristic Mediterranean aroma and general tonic to stimulate the senses.
  • Juniper Berry – a centuries-old boost the immune system.
  • Lemon – refreshing citrus is naturally anti-bacterial.
  • Cypress – aromatic conifer rumoured to have anti-rheumatic properties.
  • Patchouli – anti-inflammatory often used to treat skin conditions.
  • Cistus – produces a soothing, aromatic resin.

Please note: The quantity supplied is 150ml as per the product specification although please be aware that this may not completely fill the packaging tin supplied.

N.B. Our products have not been tested on animals.

FEATURES

  • Atlas Cedar
  • Lavender
  • Pine needle
  • Rosemary
  • Juniper Berry
  • Lemon
  • Cypress
  • Patchouli
  • Cistus

CARE INSTRUCTIONS

  • For external use only
  • Avoid contact with eyes
  • If product gets into eyes stop riding, rinse eyes immediately with water

150ml of cream in cylindrical tin (boxed).

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice and extremly warm A very Nice cream, With excellent warming function. Longlasting.
Date published: 2016-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A little bit goes a long way!! This is an incredible product! The smell is like using aromatherapy, and when the sweat starts to roll, it heats up quickly. I use a little bit on my lower back, and it gets very, very warm. It's great on extremely cold days.
Date published: 2016-01-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just in time for winter Pleasant smell - be warned, apply chamois cream first, then embrocation to legs. You don't want this stuff where it does not belong.
Date published: 2015-11-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from embro bro! 70 degrees in Minneapolis this November. Have not had a reason to put on the embro. Had it in the past and loved it.
Date published: 2015-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works well in the summer too. I have been using this product for several years. Like the way it frees up my knees right away.
Date published: 2015-09-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Smells like CX!! Nice scent, decent warmth. Application is mental prep as much as physical.
Date published: 2015-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Makes flesh and muscles delightfully warm. Very nice rub for both arms and legs. Excellent for recovery, as well.
Date published: 2015-12-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Embrocation Happy to have this item. Makes rides comfortable.!
Date published: 2015-12-05
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Is this water or oil based?  What color is the product on skin? Will it stain clothing?  How long does it stay on the skin?  Is it easy to remove from skin?

Asked by: Deacon13
Hi, the winter embrocation is oil based, when applied to the skin it is colorless. The embrocation should not stain garments but some articles of clothing may well be more delicate so an element of caution is suggested when applying. Simple soap and water is enough to remove from the skin.
Answered by: Rapha_MJ
Date published: 2016-04-08
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