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Calendula Salve

How to make Calendula Salve using homemade calendula oil from dried calendula flowers.
Prep Time3 mins
Active Time5 mins
Total Time8 mins
Course: DIY
Keyword: Homemade Calendula Salve
Yield: 4 ounces


  • 4 oz. mason jar
  • wooden popsicle stick


  • 3 ¾ oz calendula oil
  • 2 teaspoon organic beeswax
  • 5 drops lavender essential oil
  • 3 drops bay essential oil


  • Place the calendula oil and beeswax into the jar.
  • Heat in the microwave for 20 seconds and stir.
  • Return jar to the microwave and heat at 10-second intervals, stirring until the beeswax is almost melted completely.
  • Carefully remove the jar from the microwave and stir with a wooden popsicle stick until the beeswax melts completely.
  • Add essential oils and stir.
  • Set aside to harden.
  • Once cool cover and store until use.


  • Dried calendula flowers work best.