Rosa Damascena (Damask Rose) Flower Water

April 11, 2024

What is Rosa Damascena (Damask Rose) Flower Water?

Rosa Damascena (Damask Rose) Flower Water, which is more widely known as rose water, is a floral water derived from the Damask Rose, a beautiful and very fragrant flower. Unlike essential oils, rose water is made from the water that remains after distillation, so it captures the essence of the rose petals. Rose water is a great ingredient in skincare because of its beautiful fragrance as well as its calming effect.

What are the benefits of Rosa Damascena (Damask Rose) Flower Water for your skin?

Aside from its smell, Rosa Damascena Flower Water has a whole range of benefits for your skin. The Damask Rose is packed with antioxidants, which have antimicrobial, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory properties. These properties make rose water great at addressing skin concerns like eczema and rosacea.

Rose water has also been shown to help minimise the appearance of pores and fine lines, contributing to a smoother and more youthful complexion.

It also contains vitamins A, C, E, and B, which help to regulate your skin’s oil production and promote a balanced complexion.

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