Enhances communication skills. Develops understanding, warmth, receptivity and benign compassion in the active and receptive modes of communication, especially in dialogues between men and women. Helps those whose use of the spoken word often deteriorates into argument, sharp words and verbal abuse. Calendula essence improves the comprehension of another's communication. Deters one from making an incorrect interpretation of anothers words due to lack of empathy, not properly listening to what is being said, or making an assumption before the other person has finished speaking. Helps one to adjust to new ideas during periods of consciousness raising. Links to throat chakra, hearing, wounds, tissues and muscles.