Roses are one of the most beautiful flowers and considered as a symbol for beauty and love. Besides the mesmerizing aroma, rose petals are a natural beauty enhancer. The calming and moisturizing properties of rose water have been used in beauty care since ancient times. Due to it`s antiseptic, anti-aging and nourishing properties, rose water is one of the best natural skincare products. The extraction of rosewater, however, is an expensive procedure. Most rose petals originate from Turkey, Iran and Grasse in the South of France. For the production of 1 liter rose oil, of which rose water is a by-product, 4 tons of roses are needed. This explains the costly price for a small bottle. The precious water is a sensitive natural skincare with beauty enhancing effects for every skin type.
The calming and moisturizing properties of roses have been used in beauty care since ancient times
Calms stressed skin
The antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects of rose water can calm & reduce the redness of irritated skin. Used as an after shave, rose water has a calming effect and prevents stressed skin.
Due to its antibacterial properties, rose water faciliates the healing of scars, cuts and wounds.
The antioxidant properties of rose water aid to strengthen skin cells and regenerate skin tissues – making the skin look younger and smooth.
Moisturizes and Nourishes
Rose water helps to hydrate, revitalise and moisturizes dry skin, giving it a refreshed look. It also facilitates to clean pores and to remove excess oil, rendering it a good facial tonic. While conventional facial tonics contain alcohol that can dry the skin, rosewater is a gentle and soft care. With a few drops of coconut oil, rose water can also be used as a makeup remover.
The aroma of roses is said to be a powerful mood enhancer. It rids of feelings of anxiety and promotes emotional well-being. Rose water is therefore well used as a relaxing bath essence that softens the skin and adds freshness.