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Calendula is an herbal plant, whose flowers are used to prepare medicines, and especially homeopathic medicine. Commonly known as the Marigold, it possesses anti-inflammatory properties to naturally heal cuts, wounds and other inflammatory skin diseases. The plant’s herbal properties are quite numerous, and it is also used for culinary purposes. The petals of the plant are edible and are used in different salads to lend great taste to them. Grown in huge amounts in Russia, Calendula is also known as the ‘Russian penicillin’.
Calendula Benefits for skin
Skin Benefits: Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, Calendula promotes fast healing and regeneration of the skin. That is the reason why it is used to cure many skin problems.
Wounded Skin: Due to its anti-inflammatory properties, this herb is often used in medicinal preparations to cure rashes, sunburns, minor cuts, scrapes, insect bites and other mild skin irritations. This herb also contains natural regenerative properties, which makes it the perfect remedy to treat minor cuts and wounds.
Prevents Acne: The antibacterial properties in this herb helps in clearing the bacteria in the skin pores which may lead to acne outbreak.
Heals Dry Skin: The oil of Calendula is an effective remedy for dry skin. It gives the skin a younger-looking glow.
Fungal Skin Infections: It contains anti-fungal properties too. As a result, it cures infections like ringworm and athlete’s foot.
Soothes Contact Dermatitis: Calendula may prevent the occurrence of dermatitis, which is caused due to exposure to radiation therapy. Calendula based ointments are also effective in treating diaper rashes in infants.
Dandruff Free Hair: Calendula oil is often used to hydrate the scalp and get rid of dandruff.
Helps in Hair Growth: This oil can heal both these conditions, giving your hair a chance to grow stronger. Its regenerative properties help the hair follicles grow abundantly, giving you a thicker mane.
Natural Hair Dye: This tea can be used to provide blonde or brunette highlight to the hair, keeping you in sync with current trend.