Actions: Antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiviral, anti-fungal, astringent

Calendula is a cheerful herb that does wonders for the skin. Among other small miracles, it clears up rashes, soothes dry skin, and relieves burns. It also may help reduce scarring. It is safe for children and the elderly.

Contraindications: Not recommended for use by those who are pregnant or wish to become pregnant.