Calendula Salve

All purpose ointment used for rashes, open sores, cuts, burns, dry skin, and itchy skin.


100g grated bees wax or soya wax

25g fresh or dried calendula flowers

450ml olive oil 


1. Place calendula flowers in a clean dry jar and cover with oil. Ensure no flours are reaching the surface of the oil.

2. Let this jar sit covered on a sunny window ledge for at least 4 weeks.

3. Melt the wax and strain the infused oil into it.

4. Pour into a small jar or lip balm tins.

You can also find another version of a lovely balm here.

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