Rose water is simple and excellent natural remedy for skin care.
This fluid is one of the oldest means of beautifying the skin of the face.
Rose water bath was a favorite of Julius Caesar.
Thanks to the real benefits they provide maintain its popularity until now.
Rose water is a miracle and gentle healer
Today, the world’s largest producers of rose water and rose oil are Bulgaria and Turkey.
For this purpose, most commonly used is a type of damask roses by name (Latin name: Rosa damascena), due to its extremely pleasant and strong odor.
This does not mean that other types of roses can serve to prepare this famous liquid.
Rose water is effective and safe natural product for care of all skin types.
In the first place, it is recommended for young people which are in the period puberty when is increased the risk of acne and pimples.
Then, it can be of great benefit to people in the mature age when the skin begins to lose natural moisture.
And that’s not all.
Rose water has a much wider range of operation such as:
-1. When used regularly as a means of cleansing the face, pulls a fundamental fat deposits and rust-dust and narrows at the open pores on the face
-2. It soothes inflamed skin
-3. Reduces the possibility of acne and pimples, eczema and dermatitis
-4. Narrows blood vessels and reduces redness caused due to irritation
-5. If applied as a coating reduces eye circles
– 6. Slows down the aging process of the skin because it hydrates, which contributes to the formation of wrinkles slower
-7. Do not disturb the natural pH level of the skin, on that way cannot cause unwanted reactions and is the real scented balm for all skin types
-8. Helps in the treatment of seborrhea, if rubbed on the scalp
-9. The used as a bath gives a great feeling of freshness and purity, relaxes and contributes to better mood
-10. It helps to tone your skin and has anti-bacterial properties
-11. Helps to heal wounds, cuts and scars
-12. It cools the skin
-13. The antioxidant properties help to regenerate skin tissues and strengthen skin cells
-14. The moisturizing and nourishing properties enhance the quality of our hair
Around the world, the most admired rose water called “Bulgarian Rose” (Rose of Bulgaria), for which there is a belief that the girl simply says “I’m beautiful,” and then everyone around her notice her beauty.
Experience shows that rose water is often used as a natural facial cleansing lotion because it is extraordinary and it is best to use it before bed to remove impurities deposited during the day.
Rose water we can make with a very simple procedure
Here’s a recipe to prepare a Rose Water for you:
In a glass jar put freshly washed petals of 10 flowers of roses.
Boil 3 dl of distilled water and pour over petals in the jar.
Tightly close the jar and let it sit at room temperature for several hours.
Strain the mixture with the help of gauze and extract from petals as much liquid as possible.
Your rose water is finished and ready for use.
It is best to keep it in the fridge and in a sealed glass container.
The use of this recipe is from 8 to14 days.
At a room temperature, it will last twice as less.
Finally, we should mention that the rose water, except for cosmetic purposes can be used in the kitchen, especially in the Near East countries.
It represents an aromatic addition to a variety of traditional delicacies, such as, for example, baklava.