Calendula is considered beneficial in reducing inflammation and promoting wound healing. It is an effective remedy for a variety of skin diseases, skin ulcers, eczema, juvenile acne and dry phthiriasis. The flower extracts also help in treating gynecological disorders. It is often used in preparations for sunburns, rashes, insect burns and other mild skin irritations. It has natural restorative properties that infuse the skin with a youthful glow. It also protects from premature ageing and thinning of skin. It is an effective natural wound healer.