Calendula

 
The flowers are used to make this extraction may be called Marigold. Calendula flowers are frequently infused into a carrier oil. This concentrated extraction can be used in a carrier oil or alcohol. Calendula is used for all kinds of skin conditions as it soothes and promotes healing and reduces inflammation. It is very nourishing to dry skin.

'No bought pot-pourri is so pleasant as that made from one's own garden, for the petals of the flowers one has gathered at home hold the sunshine and memories of summer, and of past summers only the sunny days should be remembered.'
Eleanor Sinclair-Rhode, The Scented Garden 1920
  • Calendula Officinalis 
  • France 
  • CO2