The certified organic Atlantic Aromatics Calendula Oil has natural anti-septic and anti-fungal properties. Undiluted, it can promote healing of cuts, bruises, skin irritations and minor burns. It may also help with skin repair, and it has mild anti-inflammatory properties. It may be useful as a cold compress in treating swelling, sprains or muscular strains. It can also help to ease sunburn. It can act as a powerful antioxidant, providing protection against free radical damage and thus slowing the ageing process. Many have found Calendula Oil to be effective at calming eczema and healing varicose veins.