Marigold (Calendula) is valued for its outstanding healing properties. Calendula ointment has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and reparative effects. The active components of calendula (flavonoids and carotinoids) improve blood circulation in skin, promote regeneration of epithelium and healing of wounds. Marigold ointment is recommended for use in cases of burns, cuts, bed sores, skin cracks and other skin problems. Contradictions: personal hypersensitivity to any components.