The wonders of Calendula salve has been found to have inflammatory, antiviral and antibacterial effects possibly explaining why it is so effective at healing wounds as well as soothing irritating tissues and treating topical rashes. It is an herb that helps to soothe irritated skin topically as well as heal inflammation internally. This makes it very helpful for wounds both internally and externally
There is evidence that Arnica salve is effective in healing bruises and osteoarthritis. Arnica is well known for its anti-inflammatory properties in decreasing swelling and pain. It contains a wide array of inflammation-fighting plant compounds. This remedy relieves lower back aches and stiffness from overexertion or minor trauma and wound healing. People also apply arnica to the skin for treatment of acne, boils, and rashes.