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Calendula

(Calendula officinalis)


Used for:

Skin irritations, rashes (including diaper rash), eczema, chapped skin or lips, acne, minor burns.



Available in:

Tinctures, oil, lotions, creams



Heb / drug interactions:

None known



Other safety concerns:

No known interactions



When buying:

Look for products with at least 10% extract of Calendula officinalis.



Dosage:

For a gentle, effective remedy, try washing the skin with a diluted solution of tincture. Apply ready-to-use calendula skin products or oil directly on irritated areas.



Child dosage:

Same as adults







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Herbs



Calendula

(Calendula officinalis)


Used for:

Skin irritations, rashes (including diaper rash), eczema, chapped skin or lips, acne, minor burns.



Available in:

Tinctures, oil, lotions, creams



Heb / drug interactions:

None known



Other safety concerns:

No known interactions



When buying:

Look for products with at least 10% extract of Calendula officinalis.



Dosage:

For a gentle, effective remedy, try washing the skin with a diluted solution of tincture. Apply ready-to-use calendula skin products or oil directly on irritated areas.



Child dosage:

Same as adults







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Are You Getting The Herbs and Supplements You Need?
Everyone's dietary needs are different based on a number of factors including lifestyle, diet, medications and more. To find out which herbs and supplements are right for right for you, take the Weil Vitamin Advisor.