Calendula oil has antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties that make it useful in healing wounds, and soothing eczema. It's also used as an antiseptic. For haircare, it is used to hydrate dry scalps, remove dandruff, and its regenerative properties help the hair follicles grow abundantly allowing for a thicker mane, and the antioxidants help protect hair and skin against cell-damaging free radicals.