Calendula & Plantain Ointment

Jun 24, 2008

A good all around ointment to soothe irritated skin..

1/2 cup dried Calendula petals
1/2 cup dried Plantain leaves
olive oil to cover
about 1 Tbl. beeswax

Place herbs in glass bowl over simmering water (or double broiler),
cover with oil. Warm the oil stirring often for about 2 - 3 hours.
Strain out the herbs and discard.

Place herb oil back in bowl over steaming water and add enough beeswax
to create the desired consistency. Pour into lip balm jars.


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