Calendula Cream by Boiron
Boiron Calendula Cream 2.5oz
Boiron Calendula Cream heals chapped hands and lips, and nasal irritation from colds. Calendula Cream helps promote healing of minor burns, scrapes and cuts. Boiron Calendula Cream is non-greasy and contains no artificial colors or perfumes. Calendula officinalis is the Marigold of Europe, a flower which has been known for centuries as a natural healing and soothing substance when applied locally. Boiron Calendula is also available in Gel, Lotion and Ointment.
Calendula Cream is made by Boiron, world leader in homeopathy.
How are homeopathic medicines presented?
Many homeopathic medicines are presented as specialties in packaging like other over-the-counter drugs you're familliar with.
Specialties are very convenient as their indications and directions for use are very clear and specific to a condition. They are available in a variety of dosage forms such as tablets, gels, ointments and creams, syrups, eye drops, and suppositories.
If you are not yet familiar with homeopathic medicines, specialties are a great way to discover their benefits.
Specialties, like Arnicare Gel or Calendula Lotion, may contain one single medicine although most of the time they combine several active ingredients within the same product. Another very common presentation for homeopathic medicines is the multi-dose tube. This presentation is usually used for medicines containing only one active ingredient.
When should I choose a single medicine?
In some instances, symptoms are so specific that it is easy to select one single medicine. Many self-medication books are available to help you in your selection. One of the most popular is the Family Guide by Dr. Alain Horvilleur. Boiron offers more than 80 of the most commonly used single medicines, packaged in our signature "multi-dose tubes" to select health food stores and pharmacies. These stores may also special-order other single medicines from the 800 stocked by Boiron.
How can I get more familiar with homeopathic medicines?
Boiron CareKitsTM provide an excellent opportunity to learn more about homeopathic single medicines. Each kit contains the two or three most useful single medicines for a particular condition, individually packaged in multi-dose tubes.
For minor burns, first run cool water on the burn and dry. For scrapes and skin irritation, first cleanse the area with mild soap and water, rinse, and dry. Then apply a thin layer of Calendula Cream to the affected area three times a day or as needed.
For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use if tube seal is broken. Consult a doctor in case of deep or puncture wounds, animal bites or serious burns. Stop use and ask a doctor if condition persists for more than 3 days or worsens. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center immediately.
ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Calendula officinalis 1X HPUS-10% (NOTE: The letters HPUS indicate that this ingredient is included in the Homeopathic Pharmacopeia of the United States.)
INACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Purified Water, Pegoxol 7 Stearate, Lauroyl Macrogolglycerides, Glycerin, Cetyl Palmitate, Sorbic Acid, Carbomer, Sodium Hydroxide, Methylparaben, Propylparaben
Boiron’s laboratory offers homeopathic medicines used either under their international nonproprietary name (single medicines), or under a trademarked name (proprietary drugs). Boiron also markets medicines based on trace elements, phytotherapy remedies, food supplements and health and beauty care products. Boiron USA has evolved into a leading US homeopathic medicine supplier, fulfilling up to 1,000 orders per day during the busy flu season. Today the company partners with brokers, distributors, and retail chains to make homeopathic products available to a wide variety of consumers and physicians. Boiron’s staff of 90+ consists of a medical doctor, pharmacists and lab technicians, accounting and IT personnel, a marketing staff, a national sales force, customer service, order f
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can't be without this soother
This calendula ointment is great. It heals my dry skin rapidly and is not greasy.