Rose essential oil
[ Scientific name —Rosa Centifolia ]
Rosa centifolia contains a few vitamins and antioxidants that help moisturize dry skin. Its astringent properties help tighten pores and reduce the redness and inflammation due to distended capillaries.
It contains up to 63% phenylethanol that gives the flower its antiseptic properties to treat acne and control skin diseases such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis.
The rose’s essential oil has also been studied and found to help in healing wounds. The presence of Vitamin C – a powerful antioxidant – in the flower helps to protect skin cells from free radicals and prevent sunburn.
Its therapeutic scent soothes the nervous system.
Rosa Centifolia petals