Commonly known as Marigold, this golden flower carries an abundance of antioxidant phytochemicals. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, these golden flowers (Jin Zhan Ju) has been used topically to promote circulation and support skin health. In numerous Central and North American indigenous cultures, Calendula is used externally for skin regeneration and wound healing.
Known for its regenerative properties, the comfrey plant has been utilized topically for over 2000 years. Comfrey roots and leaves contain allantoin, a regenerative substance that promotes new skin cell growth, and other phyto-chemicals such as tannins and rosmarinic acid, that reduce inflammation and keep skin healthy.
ST. JOHN'S WORT
St. John's Wort has a long tradition of being used as a topical treatment for wound healing dating back to ancient Greece. This potent flowering herb has been treasured for centuries for its antibacterial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.