Rose Essential Oil: women’s ally
It helps balance and softens the emotional nature. It can be used in the air to harmonize a household where emotions have been stirred up, e.g.: tempers, anger, crying and frustrations. This is because rose calms the emotions and balances the nerve impulses.
Since time immemorial and in various cultures the rose has been a symbol of love. The aroma of roses or rose oil when inhaled evokes feelings of peace and happiness, which are an expression of love. This scent allows people to touch the sense of inner beauty, therefore alleviates feeling of anxiety about their appearance. Rose oil also helps alleviate performance anxiety before exams, interviews or public appearances stimulating what the bible expresses as
Secondly its application in beauty therapy is well established. Both rose oil and rose water are effective for skin care. They are good skin tonics, helping to both soften and strengthen the skin. It is used to treat flushed, red nose and spider marks and hard calluses. It improves the elasticity and microcirculation in the skin, therefore slows down the ageing process. It improves skin colour and texture and is both a preventative and treatment for the skin for premature ageing and dehydration from the sun.
CONTRA-INDICATIONS: Rose is contra-indicated for weak heart and high blood pressure