ingredient spotlight + folklore : MARSHMALLOW

Skin Benefits This ethereal herb has an array of healing benefits for hair, skin and the digestive system. Marshmallow root (Althea officinalis) is a demulcent meaning it soothes irritated, inflamed, or injured skin, it is emollient which lends to the softening and smoothing of the skin, and it is vulnerary which aids in the healing … Continued

ingredient spotlight + folklore : CALENDULA

“calendula strengthens the heart exceedingly.” ― Nicholas Culpepper Skin Benefits This bright sunshine flower is an arsenal of skin loving nourishment. Calendula is a deeply healing ingredient. If you apply calendula flower oil to your cuts, scrapes, bruises, and insect bites, you can quickly speed the healing process, partially due to the anti-inflammatory properties of … Continued