Botanical Name: Calendula officinalis L.
Method: Infusion of Marigold (calendula) flowers in a base oil
Size: 2oz (60ml)
Composition at a glance: Complex fatty acids, depending on the oil used for the maceration. Known for its anti-inflammatory faradiol esters, antioxidant carotenoids and flavanoids.
Color and texture: Pale and bright yellow oil. Medium absorption; sometimes additional massaging into the skin is needed.
Smell: Discreet and neutral.
About: The pytosterols and unsaponifiables contained in Calendula oil make it a particularly good choice for everyone. Calendula is an ally of babies and their sensitive skin, and is often used as a moisturizer for infants. Safe and easy to use, Calendula oil can be applied on its own, or combined with other soothing essential oils such as Lavender or German Chamomile.