With rose essential oil and vitamin E this face balm has been carefully blended to help to reduce the appearance of scars and it has a number of anti ageing properties. After being absorbed into the skin, vitamin E sinks below the surface to the deeper layers of the skin. Here it encourages the natural growth of collagen.
*Please note coconut oil melts at 24 °C (76 °F), products containing coconut oil tend to melt in warm climates.
The smell of a rose is one of those experiences that can ignite fond memories and is often associated with romance. But did you know that roses are more than a pretty smell? Roses have therapeutic benefits that help heal many health conditions.
Rose essential oil, which is obtained through a simple process of steam distillation, has been used to treat health conditions and used in natural beauty treatments for thousands of years.
Research and personal experiences tell us that rose oil can improve acne, balance hormones, relieve anxiety, improve depression, reduce rosacea and naturally increase libido.
Benefits of Rose for the skin
Moisturising: The natural oil found in roses help with getting moisture into the skin. It keeps skin feeling smooth and hydrated. It is versatile too, and is great for all skin types. Especially for those with sensitive skin because it possesses anti-inflammatory properties and is a great tissue re-generator.
Anti-inflammatory: While we may think of roses for their iconic deep red colour, rose oils can actually help reduce swollen spots or redness on your skin. Its calming properties can also help sooth rosacea and eczema.
Toning: Rose is a natural astringent (which means it causes contraction of skin cells). It helps tighten pores and restore suppleness for a glowing complexion. Unlike conventional alcohol-based toners, rose leaves skin feeling smooth, not dried out.
Do you know about the emotional, psychological and physical effects of rose?
The power of rose oil can boost your self esteem, confidence and mental strength. It can also help to ward off depression, relieve anxiety and help you to adopt a positive mindset. The rose aroma is known for its balancing and calming effects. It is believed that the emotional response to the scent affects biological factors such as heart rate, stress levels, blood pressure and breathing. The fact that the rose plays a key role in the romantic department should make more sense now. Well, the very scent of roses is considered aphrodisiac and it is the essential oil within the flower that has this effect. When we are aroused by scents it boosts the libido; provoking romantic feelings, which is an instinctive human response to a pleasurable natural scent. It’s no surprise then this oil is widely used in aromatherapy to facilitate spiritual relaxation and positive, happy feelings. Incorporate it into your daily routine now and enjoy the benefits!