Pure Calendula Oil (Calendula officinalis) The properties attributed to Calendula Oil are tonic, sudorific, emmenagogic and antispasmodic, but it is mainly used dermatologically. It is useful for very sensitive skin, and to help heal the scars of those who have had very bad acne. It is very calming, even in the smallest proportions, mixed with other Oils. A drop of Calendula Oil in a bath is good for psoriasis. Benefits Anti-inflammatory Swollen, inflamed tissue is the ideal place to apply the healing properties of Calendula Oil. Dry skin, eczema and hemorrhoids respond to calendula's high triterpenoid content. Reducing inflammation is also key to reducing pain. Parents can rely on Calendula Oil to ease the pain and irritation of diaper rash. Antibacterial Use Calendula Oil to fight bacterial infections in skin abrasions.