Essential Oils A-Z

Rose Otto

Rosa damascena

Cost: €7.10
Product Code: ROS5
Benefits

Skin ďż˝ a great oil for the skin, it has an anti-inflammatory, tonic and astringent effect on broken capillaries and thread veins and very good for dry and mature skin and wrinkles. Nervous ďż˝ rose oil is an effective antidepressant and helps relieves symptoms of nervous tension and stress as well as insomnia. Reproductive ďż˝ regulates menstrual problems and uterine disorders, calms PMT, increases semen production.

Origins

A flower we are all familiar with of many different species and colours. Roses are loved the world over for their beauty and scent. Rose, like jasmine is one of the best and most expensive of essential oils. The rose for essential oil is mostly grown in Bulgaria, Turkey and France.

Blends

A blend for calming and soothing the skin 4 drops of Rose 2 drop of Lavender 2 drop of Chamomile 2 drop of Neroli Add to 2 oz of a base cream and apply to the skin a couple of times daily

Tradition

The Rose was one of the most valued medicinal plants in the monastery gardens of medieval Europe. Rose petals are astringent and can and were used as a skin wash to staunch bleeding from scrapes and cuts. Luxurious rosewater has been around for centuries and a welcome addition to almost any natural beauty and skin care formula.

Safety

It has emmenagogue properties so it is best avoided by pregnant women It is non toxic, non-irritant

Product Code: ROS5

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