Calendula

Calendula
Calendula Officinalis

Calendula Officinalis

Calendula belongs to the composite family. Already the Greek used calendula as a natural remedy. You can find it in every home medicine chest.

Curiosity

Properties

Properties

Calendula has a very good effect for injuries, attritions, neurodermatitis and psoriasis. It is also very good for burn, especially sun burns and red skin and for the regeneration of stressed skin. For venous disorders calendula has an adstingent effect (soft massage from down to up). The anti-inflammatory effect of calendula is beneficial for the liver and helps 

Benefits Calendula

You can find all the benefits of this plant in these products

Sources

Dietmar Kramer, Esoterische Therapien 1, Ansata-Verlag, Interlaken
Susanne Fischer-Rizzi: Himmlische Dafte
Monika Werner: atherische ale
Patricia Davis: Aromatherapie von A-Z
Maggie Tisserand: Aromatherapy for Love
Heilkrauter und Arzneipflanzen, G. Fischer / E. Krug Haug Verlag
Lehrbuch der Phytotherapie, R. F. Weis, Hippokrates Verlag
L'aromatherapie exactement, Penoel
Phytotherapie, Gustav Fischer Verlag
Farmacopea Ufficiale della Repubblica italiana, Ministero della Sanita