Botanical name: Calendula officinalis

Family: Asteraceae

Energetics: warm, dry, tonifying

Taste: bitter, pungent, salty, sweet

Parts used: flowers

Affinities: lymphatic system

Actions: draining, lymphatic, alterative, diaphoretic, vulnerary, antimicrobial

Preparations: tea, tincture, topical preparations

Cautions: Safe except for those with allergies to the asteraceae family.

Therapeutic Uses:

  • Useful for moving lymph fluid especially around the intestines. 
  • Useful for healing wounds of any kind including those in the digestive system such as leaky gut syndrome. 
  • Aids in depression when you just don’t feel like you can move forward. 
  • Excellent for use in any skincare preparation due to its vulnerary (wound healing) and antimicrobial nature.  
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.