This spray has the most delicious delicate scent. One of our best-loved flower-waters. The antioxidants in rose flower water protect the cells in the skin against damage. Thus rose flower water has anti-inflammatory properties. Also helps to reduce redness and soothe the irritation in eczema and rosacea. Rose water acts as an inhibitor against enzymes that are harmful to the skin. Thus helps soothe and calm the skin. Therefore rose Damask flower water, is used by many as an anti-aging product because it reduces the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
Our very own Rose Damask hydrosol flower water was tried and recommended by Kate Shapland from the Telegraph Magazine.
Iran was the main producer of rose oil until the 16th century and exported it to all around the world. Since ancient times, roses have been used medicinally, nutritionally, and as a source of perfume. Though Rose Damask appeared firstly in Persia, modern day Iran many of the first rose plantations appeared in Bulgaria around the 16th century and we’re imported by Ottoman merchants. Avicenna or as Iranian’s call him, Abu Ali Sina, a Persian sage, physician, and scientist, dedicated years of his life to developing distillation methods that would produce essential oils. As a result of his research, he was the first to get rose water from the Mohammadi flowers and called them the essence of roses.
The inhalation of rose flower water vapours has been traditionally used as a way to improve a person’s mood. Research has shown that rose water has antidepressant and anti-anxiety properties. It can help to induce sleep. Useful in – depression – grief – stress