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Rose Water for Skin Care

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Rose is used in cosmetics for its lovely scent and also for its light astringent properties. Rose Water is great for all types of skin. As the gentlest of all astringents, rose water is often used as toner for fair and dry skin. Pure rose water is the distilled water of roses. It is usually made by stream distillation, and it smells heavenly and tastes delicious.

Rose water has multiple beauty skin care uses. Use it for treating acne and skin irritations. Rose Water nourishes and hydrates the skin.

Rose Water can be used in a facial mask. Add Rose Water to your bath water and use Rose Water as a moisturizer after your bath. Rose Water can be used as a face lotion for all skin types to tone, balance and moisturize. Use on mature skin to rejuvenate and refresh. Lightly mist face as needed to invigorate the senses and mind.

Basic Rose Water Skin Care Recipe (How to make rose water at home )


  • Trim the rose flowers and rose hips to remove any stems and leaves
  • Place trimmed rose flowers and rose hips in a large pot of water
  • Add just enough water to cover
  • Simmer gently for 10 to 20 minutes
  • Strain well, collecting the rose water in a container
  • Cool then store in refrigerator for several days

Benefits of Uses of Rose Water

  • Normal skin is purified and cleansed
  • Oily skin is balanced and toned
  • Sensitive skin is soothed and cooled
  • Mature skin is toned and rejuvenated
  • Purifying, harmonizing, toning and cooling all type of skin
  • Helps heal sunburns and wounds
  • Apply it as an aftershave to soothe irritated skin