No home should be without a jar of Calendula Ointment, a natural, go-to healing cream for so many minor ailments.
Derived from marigold flowers (Calendula officinalis) Calendula oil has antifungal, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. Use it for healing wounds and soothing eczema, dry, cracked lips and nappy rash.
Containing only Calendula oil in a base of Australian virgin olive oil and beeswax, this cream is made in small batches in rural NSW by Pat Collins Herbal Health.
ABOUT PAT COLLINS
As a child growing up on a farm, Pat Collins developed a love of plants, particularly weeds and their healing properties. Having completed a Diploma of Herbal Medicine in 1989, she has been practicing herbalism in NSW's Hunter Valley for over two decades. She has written numerous easy-to-use books on weeds and using natural remedies at home and extensively runs workshops and courses.
Having studied with Pat, and continued to refer to her books and use her products , I can vouch for her no-nonsense, back-to-basics approach to healthcare. She truly is a wise woman.
60 gram amber glass jar.