Also known as the ‘marigold flower’, calendula is a brightly coloured flower that thrives in the strong Mediterranean sun. The aromatic bloom has always been appreciated for its soothing, calming effects in herbal teas and was often used in topical skin compresses in times gone by. Calendula has an inherent ability to retain water which can help to moisturise and nourish the skin, making the flower an indispensable skin care ingredient.
- Calendula is soothing and skin-conditioning.
- With antioxidants that help to protect against free radical damage.
- Moisturising and nourishing thanks to calendula’s ability to retain water.