Scientific Name: Calendula officinalis
Extraction: Submerged in apricot and olive oil
The Calendula flower has many healing benefits. Commonly, this plant is referred to as Marigold. It originally got the name Marigold from the Virgin Mary. Many Catholics use the flower during events to honor Mary. It gained popularity in the 14th century for fighting the plague and was used in recipes to improve health.
Aside from its ties with the Catholic church, this flower is also valued in the Hindu religion. Hindus adorn their gods with this flower but also use it to add vibrant color to foods and fabrics.
Jade Bloom’s Calendula oil is made by submerging the flowers in 100% pure olive and apricot oil.
The result is a soothing oil that is great for improving the skin.
Most notably, this oil is used for skin care.
It can provide moisture and relieve dry skin, chapped, split or inflamed skin. Eczema and psoriasis can both be soothed with this hydrating and healing oil.
Applying this oil to your face can significantly improve the texture of your skin by improving blood flow to the cells. This can reduce the appearance of age spots, scars and wrinkles.
Studies have shown the antioxidant compounds in calendula can directly impact your vision. The functioning of your eyes depends on beta-carotene which is present in this oil. Apply 1 drop of this oil around your eye being cautious to avoid eye contact to prevent macular degeneration.
INFLAMMATION AND SPASMS:
A study done by the Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences at the Aga Khan University Medical College in Pakistan concluded that the extract of Calendula relaxes muscle spasms and may also help with abdominal cramps.
Dilute and Massage this mixture into the area of spasm as needed.
This plant is known to induce mensuration. Because of this, we do not recommend using Calendula oil during pregnancy. In addition to jump starting menstruation, this oil can also ease symptoms like cramps and hot flashes. The amount of flavonoids in Calendula will relax the muscles & improve blood flow.
Menstrual cramp Recipe:
Apply this mixture to your lower abdomen to relieve PMS symptoms and cramps.
Other benefits include:
The above statements have not been evaluated by the FDA
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
Safety precautions: Extremely potent use with care. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application.
Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.
|Uses||Pain / Inflammation, Skincare|