You can also apply a compress soaked in strongly brewed mullein leaf tea or cooled mullein leaf tea bags. This herb can also be useful as a compress for nerve conditions such as facial neuralgia.
CALENDULA heals burns, rashes, and inflammatory skin lesions. Traditional herbalists recommend it for acne, chickenpox blisters, cold sores, chafing, stings, and even varicose veins. Make a compress with calendula tea, or fresh or dried chopped calendula flowers moistened with water.