Homemade Calendula Ointment to Treat Varicose Veins, Skin Inflammations, Eczema and Scars

If you worry about your health and the health of your loved ones, you absolutely must have this ointment in your house. It is indispensable! The calendula ointment prepared according to this recipe is universal.

It is used as a medicine and for cosmetic purposes. The majority knows that it possesses antiseptic, antibacterial and regenerative properties. It can be used by children without any problems, and is used against rash, insect bites and dermatitis.


It is a fantastic teatment for the cracked nipples caused by nursing.

It helps with cuts, burns, insect bites, fungal diseases. Moreover, it effectively fights with skin inflammations, eczema, scars, varicose veins. It is very beneficial for oily facial skin, and acne -- reduces sebum secretion, cleans and tightens the pores. If you have a rough and chapped skin – it will be of great benefit.

There are different ways to prepare the marigold ointment. I suggest you a recipe according to which I prepare this remedy. It has proved to be very good and it has become almost indispensable in my house. The preparation is really quick and simple, with only two ingredients.

Miraculous ointment of calendula (Recipe)


  • 10 grams of beeswax
  • 120 ml oil of calendula
  • 2 big dishes

I recommend that you buy the beeswax at the beekeeper, and marigold oil in herbal pharmacies. Otherwise, for the preparation of the remedy, if possible, you should prefer homemade calendula oil.

Mix the oil with the wax and put the mixture in an enamel dish steam pan, on a quiet fire.

The mixture is necessary to constantly stir until the wax is completely dissolved. When the mixture is homogeneous, drip it on the table surface and let it cool. The ointment is ready, if it has a consistency of cream. If it is too thick, add more oil, and in the opposite case – add more wax. Put the ointment in a clean glass jar and leave it to cool. Afterwards, close the lid and store the jar in the fridge. Its shelf life is one year. If necessary, make a larger amount.

Not to underestimate the others, but the ointment prepared according to this recipe is really effective, thanks to the exceptional properties of beeswax. However, whatever recipe you choose, this calendula ointment will be of great benefit to you and your family.

In her book “Health from God’s Pharmacy” Maria Treben, a well- known Austrian herbalist, shares the experience of applying of marigold ointment.

One of her acquaintances had to urgently remove the breast. She prepared a marigold ointment for her. The woman has used it on the postoperative wound and the wound soon ceased to pain and the scars healed faster than in the cases of other patients. After that, it took less radiation treatments than planned.

Also, Maria witnesses a story of a woman whose legs were mutilated by knots and varicose veins. She put this ointment in a thin linen cloth and wrapped it around her legs. After 4 weeks, the knots disappeared and the leg skin became smooth.