Calendula has been recognized for hundreds of years for its skin healing and anti-inflammatory properties. Traditionally used for help with stubborn wounds, ulcers, bed sores, varicose veins, bruises, rashes, and eczema. Calendula is recognized as helpful with inflamed and itchy skin conditions, for burns and diaper rash. Mothers will appreciate the high calendula content in Rejuvenating Lavender Healing Ointment to help heal sore cracked nipples. It is also traditionally used to reduce the appearance of varicose veins.