Rose oil is a great skin and hair beautifying agent and can be used in a variety if homemade hair and face masks and also in a lot of DIY products. Essential oils are usually quite expensive but why spend when you can make one yourself that too by using only the pure and organic ingredients?
BENEFITS OF ROSE OIL –
Rose oil has anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties which helps to prevent acne and fade scars. It helps to even out skin tone. Use rose oil as a facial oil before bedtime and let it work its magic all night to wake up to smoother, glowing skin. Add a drop to your moisturiser to fight acne and prevent ageing
Rose oil helps to prevent frizz, makes hair soft and shiny. It also promotes healthy hair growth. Use rose oil as a hair serum- take few drops on the palm and apply it on towel dried hair. Add fee drops in your shampoo or conditioner.
RECIPE FOR ROSE OIL USING DRIED ROSE:
Things you need-
- Handful organic dried rose petals
- 1 cup extra virgin olive oil / argan oil / jojoba oil
In a jar, add dried rose petals. Add in olive oil (carrier oil) and stir. Put a tight lid and let it infuse in the dark for over 2 weeks. Keep it for longer for better results.
You can strain the oil or simply keep it infused. Use as and when you want.
This oil can also be used as a night-time facial oil to keep skin clear and glowing.
You can also add in few drops of rose essential oil for added fragrance and benefits.
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Caution – Patch test before use.