Calendula oil is distilled from the flower tops of the Marigold flower. It is a versatile little flower that can help cure many a skin ailment. Anti-inflammatory, anti bacterial, antiseptic and even anti fungal; a bottle of Calendula oil is a staple for any bathroom cupboard.
Apply the oil directly to the skin or make into a salve to effectively treat most skin irritations including eczema, mild burns, rashes and bites. It also helps reduce the appearance of scars.
Calendula has also been shown to brighten the skins complexion so is a great ingredient for everyday face balms.
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This is a very gentle salve and is safe to use for children.