Calendula oil is something you should be making an using regularly. The healing properties of calendula infused into oil is easily made and can be used in a variety of ways; it will quickly become a staple in your herbal remedies supply.
Calendula has been used since ancient times and can be seen in medicinal uses in European, the Mediterranean, Egyptian and Native American medicines, just to name a few. It has healing properties that can benefit the skin, inflammation, muscle spasms, healing of wounds, oral health, and is both antiviral and antimicrobial. The components of calendula have been shown to inhibit the HIV virus and some tumors.
Calendula can be easily grown in pots in your backyard and dried for your own medicinal purposes. You can also purchase it, ready to use, online. It can be prepared in a number of ways; as a tea, in salves and my favorite, as calendula oil.
Even if you are just getting started with herbal remedies – calendula oil will be easy for you to make and use.