I recently noticed that the local Dollar Tree was selling rose scented candles, in a Mother’s Day display.. This was the first time, I personally had seen candles with a rose fragrance The light pink candles were a welcome sight, and screamed springtime.
I purchased one, and as soon as I lit it, the soft scent filled the room. It caused me to recall the rosewater and glycerin lotion, that I used as a child. It soothed my skin, and removed dryness and ash. I really loved the feeling of this lotion.
Rosewater and glycerin soothes eyes, and tones the skin. Rosewater has phenyl ethanol, an astringent which reduces blemishes, and fights acne. . Rosewater is an all natural mild antiseptic. It helps hydrate skin and body. And also reduces inflamed skin by stimulating circulation in the small blood vessels beneath the skin.
Rosewater helps to maintain the pH balance of skin. Using it regularly will improve the appearance of skin that is inflamed, has blemishes and is prone to acne. Rosewater is considered safe to use on skin conditions such as eczdema and dermatitis.
Rose water can be spritzed on your face at the end of a tiring day. This will help you feel refreshed. It is also so soothing and healing that it can be used for sunburn, and insect bites.
Rose is a scent that is promoted as being calming, relaxing and romantic. One individual says the combination of rosewater and glycerin, healed her acne. In the book The devil and Miss Devine , Satan keeps a woman living for more than 100 years, while looking half her age.
Rose oil, is antiseptic as well as antiviral. Just a few drops has the concentration of thousands of roses.This essential oil is supposed to help us relax, and open our hearts so that we have more loving feelings. Rose oil, or water is considered safe for all skin types.