For wounds including cuts, abrasions, burns and inflammations, making it an important part of any first aid kit. Calendula is a great choice for rashes, insect bites, eczema and even sunburn, especially when mixed with Comfrey or St. John’s Wort.
Calendula effectively speeds up wound healing and relieves pain and inflammation. Its antimicrobial properties will also prevent infection. Calendula promotes healing and tissue reconstruction by stimulating fibroblastic activity.
Steep in hot water, cool and drain through a sieve. Swab skin with clean gauze or use as a foot soak.