Rose water is widely used within the cosmetics industries for its lovely rosy scent any girl cannot resist, but did you know that it also contains light amounts of astringent properties for healthy glowing skin?
Rose water and rose oil are one of the oldest skin care ingredients used for grooming, baths, as well as treating mild skin conditions. It has always been one of the best natural beauty ingredients for skincare treatments, and it is usually made by steam distillation extracting the rose water essence from the flower.
Rosewater is an efficient mild astringent therefore it is best to be used as a toner. The elements it contains help firm and tone skin without over drying it, plus it has no alcohol content present. As rosewater is extremely mild on skin, it is especially recommended for more matured skin, dry skin, as well as sensitive skin types.
Here I list a few rose water skin care benefits (you can easily search for natural rosewater recipes online and try these skincare regimes yourself!):
Researches have proven that aroma therapy stimulates positive effect to the human body, while rose water adds in a de-stressing factor, leading to better sleep quality which will make you feel fresh and energized, thus flaunts beauty in your skin.
Mixer in Face Packs
Rose water is widely used in several face packs to help enhance the benefits that are reaped from these face packs. Due to its cleansing, toning, and moisturizing properties, it acts as a facilitator by mixing with one of these face packs.
Little did you know, I’m a regular rose water toner user myself! As rose water is an excellent natural astringent a.k.a. a great facial toner. Daily use of the rose water toner in the morning and before bed helps tighten pores and prevent wrinkles. It’s simply the best agent to hold on to your youthful skin.
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Rose water is not only a great toner but it is also a great skin cleanser, as it consists of anti-inflammatory properties as well. It helps clear up clogged pores, excessive oil and dirt, which are all basic reasons behind annoying acne and pimple breakouts. If you use it as your regular cleansing agent you will get healthy glowing skin in no time.
When rose water combines with a water based cream and is used daily, it can effectively help restore skin’s pH balance, making skin look soft supple. This formula is known to fight several types of dermatitis (itchy rash) too.
Did you know that rose water has the ability to help cool off harsh UV sun rays as well? To apply, evenly spray rose water over uncovered body areas after every hour to prevent sunburns. Rose water is a great disinfectant too, it has the capability to kill minor bacteria which always result in several kinds of skin irritations and disorders.
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