Calendula Oil, also known as pot marigold or marybud, is a soothing and calming carrier oil.
Latin Name: Calendula officinalis
Calendula oil is a macerated oil, where the plant material is infused in a carrier oil. Calendula oil is anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic and wound healing. It has a favourable effect when used on bedsores, bruises, ulcers, wounds and varicose veins. It is also effective on nappy rash, eczema, dermatitis, rashes and cracked skin.
Use 25% or less to a basic carrier oil for an effective treatment. Calendula will keep for up to 2 years in a dry, dark, airtight place.
How to use?
Apply directly to affected areas of the skin or use 15 drops of essential oil in 50ml for massage.
Store in a cool, dark place