Botanical Name: Calendula officinalis
Common Name: Pot marigold, Garden marigold
CAS #: 70892-20-5
Plant Parts Used: Flowers
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Color & Odor: Yellow colored liquid which has rich, balsamic aroma
Calendula is an annual or perennial herbaceous plant. Calendula oil is made from beautiful yellow flowers of Calendula, generally known as Pot Mariegold. .
Carotenoids, heliantriol, triterpenes, pentacyclic alcohols loke faradol, anidiol, calenduladiol, isorhamnetin clycosides, flavonoids, plant acids and a variety of alcoholic compounds.
It is primarily used in perfumery and aromatics. It is widely known for its healing properties and finds wide usage in a various skin problems such as cracked and rough skin, nappy rash, grazes, cracked nipples, varicose veins and inflammations.
Calendula oil is used in various medicinal and therapeutic remedies. It has anti -inflammatory and vulnerary properties which make it excellent for stubborn wounds, bed sores, ulcers, varicose veins,bruises, rashes, eczema etc.