The Calming Paw Balm will help to heal and soothe your dog's rough paws. This product is best for dogs with dry itchy or rough paw pads because it has Lavender and Peppermint oils. Lavender oil has soothing effects that can calm anxiety and reduce stress. Also lavender is a natural anti-inflammatory antihistamine pain reliever and anti-bacterial. Peppermint oil works as an anti-inflammatory antiseptic and analgesic that can aid in the healing process.