Balmex® is a non-poisonous embalming liquid. It has the same unsurpassed, reliable formula that it's had for over 40 years. Inject into fleshy areas with a syringe. Balmex® is ideal for wings, feet and areas that are hard to skin out. This is basically a form of an embalming fluid used extensively in World War I. It is very effective in preserving. Stir or shake well before using. Inject with syringe into fleshy area of specimen.