Wonderfully sweet-smelling, the rose has been considered a symbol of romance and sensuality for generations. Its distinctive floral aroma is richly captivating, and as an essential oil it can:
What is Rose?
The rose (Rosa damascena) is perhaps one of the most distinctive and recognized flowers in the world. With its bright red, velvet-like petals and intoxicating floral aroma, roses have been a symbol of romance and sensuality since they were first cultivated in ancient Persian gardens. The love affair humans have had with these lush, red roses has only grown since, as its popularity quickly spread throughout Europe and the western world in generations to come.
It wasn’t until the 17th century, in what is now Turkey, that the first successful rose oil distillery came to be. As an essential oil, rose oil quickly gained attention for its health-promoting properties—wellness benefits that stem from its aromatic compounds that seem to have an effect on the body, mind & spirit.
Rose Essential Oil
Rose Essential Oil has been described as producing an atmospheric aroma that seems to transport your being to a field rich with these timeless crimson flowers. The powerful scent works to ignite your inner passion, sparking the romance that the smell of roses is famous for. It can support inner harmony and balance and is particularly cherished by women for helping quell occasional emotional imbalance.
When combined with a carrier oil and used topically, rose oil can support glowing skin health. Rose Oil is also celebrated for helping ease occasional stress and tension, offering mental clarity and whole-being calmness. It promotes an uplifted mood, helping to dispel occasional cloudy emotions, melancholy and malaise. It can be a powerful aphrodisiac, a property of the flower that has been taken advantage of for centuries!
PipingRock Rose Essential Oil is available as pure absolute or blended. It is available in 5 mL, 1/2 oz. & 2 oz. bottles.
Rose Essential Oil Directions for Use
Add 4-5 drops of Rose Oil to a diffuser or vaporizer, to a bowl or boiling water or a hot, steamy bath to fill any room with its delightfully floral scent. To use topically, add ~5 drops of Rose Oil to ~10 mL of any PipingRock carrier oil.
Rose Oil is for external use only and should be diluted in a carrier oil such as sweet almond, jojoba, grapeseed or avocado oil before being used topically. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. Always consult your trusted physician before adding any essential oil to your regimen, especially if you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications. Discontinue use and alert your doctor should an adverse reaction occur. Keep out of reach of children and away from eyes and mouth. Essential oils are flammable.