Rose Essential Oil (Rosa Damascena)
Roses were used to make perfume and healing preparations for centuries.
Scent: Rich, Floral, Heavy amazing scent.
Extraction Method: steam distillation from the petals.
Colour: Mid to Deep Orange.
Properties: Up lifting, Aphrodisiac, Calming, Strengthening, skin care.
Caution: generally safe, avoid in the first 4 months of pregnancy.
Easy uses of rose essential oil
Skin care – Good for all skin types, especially dry and mature, add a few drops to your favourite moisturizer.
Enriches the inner feminine, restores intimacy and emotional warmth. Hypnotic, encourages passion and a sense of freedom.
In India the great mother, the early goddess was known as the holy rose.
Rose comforts the heart in grief, also a great at the end of a relationship.
In ancient Chine the red rose was called: flower of the Goddess.
Strengthens the inner spirit, opens and heals the heart to love ourselves and others,
Baths: add 5-8 drops to bath
Massages: add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 15 ml (1 tablespoonful) of carrier oil
Vaporisation: add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner.
100% pure, therapeutic grade essential oil suitable for use by therapists and in making cosmetics, candles and soaps and for the home e.g. in oils burners, diffusers, saunas, aromatherapy, adding to the bath, etc.
External use only.