For many people around the world the rose is a sacred flower, the eternal symbol of love and beauty. It covers a broad range of colors and exhales a special fragrance. Rose water, obtained by distilling the petals, it is one of the most popular derivative of this flower, and is used in medicine, food and cosmetics. It says it was a beauty product key used by Cleopatra in ancient Egypt. In any case, it has medicinal properties and different therapeutic benefits.
Properties of rosewater
It has antibacterial, antiseptic and healing properties. It is very rich in flavonoids and vitamins (A, C. D, E and B3). If it is taken as a tea:
Nutrient helps enrich the risks organism. Reduce infectious diseases of bladder. Prevents heart disease. Relieves digestive problems. Reduce ocular. Relieves irritation caused by dental pain periodontitis.
Benefits for skin and hair
It is used to treat skin infections and also to confectioners products for skin care. It has excellent softening effect; it improves the condition of the dry and aging skin. Purifies and tones the skin, reduces inflammation and helps get rid of pimples. You can also apply on sensitive skin and as after-shave lotion.
It is very beneficial for the hair and scalp. It increases blood flow, nourishes and strengthens hair follicles, preventing hair loss. Thus often it is used in shampoos and conditioners.
To combat the fatigue of the day, add rose water to the tub before bathing. Has a very relaxing effect on the body and mind, improving the mood and very effective in preventing sore throat is to rinse with rosewater. If the glands are swollen, you can soak a cotton ball in this material. Similarly, inflamed gums can be treated with a swab dipped in rose water. Its regular use helps soothe and heal sore gums, loose teeth and strengthens eliminates bad breath.
Make sure the rose water you use is completely natural. Often the products are sold in pharmacies and drugstores, but are of synthetic origin. The benefits mentioned refer to rosewater extracted by distillation of the petals.