We have just harvested our calendula from the garden and it is gorgeous! Calendula is one of our favorite floral herbs. It smells heavenly and is such a beautiful color! Calendula have been used medicinally for centuries and is especially useful in organic skincare.
calms chapped, irritated skin
stimulates the production of collagen
DIY Cooling Calendula After Sun Spray:
2oz Organic Aloe Vera Juice
1 tbs calendula flowers
3 drops organic chamomile essential oil
3 drops peppermint essential oil
In a small glass bowl combine calendula flowers and aloe juice.
bring the juice to a boil.
steep for 10 minutes, strain, then add essential oils.
store in a small spray bottle, preferably glass.