This calendula balm is a soothing base of Coconut Oil & Shea Butter. With the addition of Calendula which is a well known for its amazing antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties.
The antiseptic and antimicrobial action of the Calendula can help speed up healing of wounds and minor cuts.Use to help relieve insect bites and acne. Skin issues such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis can also be soothed with this calendula balm. This also works wonderfully as a nappy cream to help sooth red little bottoms.
Lavender essential oil has been added for its antiseptic properties. It can improve healing time and decrease the appearance of scars by increasing cell growth.
Zinc is added to help skin cells regenerate and protect. Skin cells are dependent on the mineral zinc. There is 6 x more zinc found in the upper layers of skin than the lower levels. Particularly important among eczema sufferers.
Patchouli oil has long been used in traditional Asian medicine to treat skin issues such as dermatitis, eczema, acne, dry chapped skin, dandruff, and oily scalp. It also has wound healing and scar reducing properties.