Locally-grown (Mendip Hills) organic Calendula officinalis flowers infused in organic cold-pressed olive fruit oil.
Calendula has great anti-inflammatory properties and vulnerary properties, making it excellent for help with stubborn wounds, ulcers, bed sores, varicose veins, bruises, rashes, eczema etc.
This oil is great to help with sore, inflamed and itchy skin conditions, also for burns, eczema and nappy rash, as well as sore cracked nipples. It is also used to treat thread and spider veins as well as varicose veins.
Calendula massage oil has great healing, soothing and softening qualities which makes it a good choice to include when mixing a massage oil or preparing a carrier oil blend.
When looking for a base oil for massaging to use when suffering from skin problems, either with or without the addition of essential oils, calendula is an ideal choice.
Topically, calendula is valuable as a treatment for a wide range of skin conditions. It promotes wound healing and skin regeneration, it has astringent and anti~inflammatory properties, and its anti~bacterial, anti~viral and anti~fungal activity helps to fight infections. It is an excellent remedy for treating abrasions, cuts, burns, bruises, rashes and insect bites, as well as skin ulcers, eczema and acne. Since calendula is very mild and gentle to the skin, it is frequently an ingredient in salves for diaper rash.
Research has shown that calendula is beneficial for the treatment of pain and dermatitis due to radiation therapy in breast cancer patients, and it may protect skin against sun damage.
CALENDULA INFUSED OIL - Organic Calendula officinalis in organic Olea europaea
Ideal for helping to heal cuts, scrapes, lacerations, scars, small infected wounds, animal bites and scratches. It is useful for skin conditions such as acne, shingles, chickenpox, dermatitis, eczema sores, impetigo spots and other systemic fungal, bacterial and viral conditions.
Calendula oil is also an effective aid to healing minor first degree burns, such as sunburn. It helps to soothe bee, wasp and insect stings and is an aid to healing cold sores. It has a wide number of uses in childbirth, including the healing of episiotomies and the relief of sore nipples in nursing mothers.
Calendula’s flowers follow the sun, gathering in those gentle, fiery, nourishing energies. It's magic is warming, coaxing us into a brighter disposition and offering us a glimpse into the sunny possibilities even when we’re feeling mired in the dark of winter. It asks us to seek similar energies in our lives and to use them to bring ourselves and our work into blossom. Calendula magic is the magic of nurturing potential.
olea europaea, calendula officinalis
This is a 100% natural product and contains no preservatives of any kind. We recommend that it is stored with the lid tightly closed, in a cool, dark place and used within 6-12 months.