Calendula Flower Petals

  • Native to northern Mediterranean countries.
  • Has been used for centuries to colour and spice foods (most commonly soups and butter) as well as a dye to colour textiles and hair.
  • It is also well known as a soothing first aid remedy, used topically on burns, cuts, and skin irritations, and used as an anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial tea that is said to help treat urinary tract infections.
  • It's well known for its skin-soothing properties - this gentle herb is used as an ingredient in all types of skin care preparations, including salves, body washes, creams, ointments and lotions.
Suggested Use:  Can be used on their own as a soothing herbal tea or in tea blends, as an herbal compress, stored in vinegar or alcohol to create a tinctures, infused in oil which has many cosmetic uses, or mixed into homemade soaps, lotions, and salves.
Storage: Store in a cool, dry, dark place in an airtight container.

Safety: People with allergies to other members of the Asteraceae family (ie. feverfew, chamomile, or echinacea) should exercise caution with calendula, as allergic cross-reactivity to Asteraceae plants is common. We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications. 

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Disclaimer: The statements and products referred to throughout this site have not been evaluated by Health Canada and are for educational purposes only. This information  is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Individual results may vary. If you have a medical condition or are pregnant please consult your primary health care provider before use. This product has been packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and other potential allergens.

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