Common Name: Rose Hydrosol
Botanical names: Rosa damascena
Distilled: Hydro distilled
Shelf Life: about 2 years
Aroma: This hydrosol has a lovely rose bouquet - more so than what I was anticipating. It is delicate yet full of life. There is a slightly sharp note toward the end of the bouquet that entices one to smell the hydrosol again and again. A perfect treat!
Other: Rose hydrosols in general have some fantastic properties and uses. In fact, Rose hydrosol makes for a wonderful toner for maturing skin! It is also said to help with hormonal imbalances that can cause fluctuations in your body temperatures. It is perfect for creating a romantic evening or taking an aromatic bath.
Hydrosols are aromatic floral waters that contain the hydrophillic components of essential oils left from the steam distillation of plant material. They can be used for a wide range of purposes as toners, tonics, energizers, and other natural functions.
- Use as a balancing toner
- Use as a substitute for water in clay masks for additional benefits
- Use as a body spray
- Use as a room spray
- Use during acneic breakouts
- Use during hormonal concerns
- Use as a hair mist
To get the most use of your hydrosols, I recommend storing them in cold, dark places or refrigerators. The average shelf life is approximately 1-2 years for this hydrosol.
This hydrosol is packaged in a clear glass 2 oz bottle or 4 ounce bottle with an atomizer so it is ready for immediate use. All 8 ounce bottles are packaged in a cobalt blue PET plastic with a disc cap to avoid potential breakage during transit.