By possessing aseptic, toning and refreshing action on the skin and simultaneously improving its blood circulation, water balance and metabolism, rose water reveals excellent cosmetic properties.
Those valuable qualities can be utilized through dabbing the face and the neck with a cotton swab imbued with rose water. With its inhibition on the growth of malignant bacteria, rose water can be used for everyday cleansing of any type of skin, even inflamed one.
Rose Water Facial Creme
10 g of peeled almond kernels
100 ml of warm rose water or 2 g of rose oil diluted with 98 ml of distilled water
Fine grind the peeled almond kernels and pour in thin stream the rose water while stirring the mixture into homogeneity by a wire whisk. Finally, sift the mixture through a tea filter or a cheese cloth.
Rose Water Eye Wash
Rose water can be successfully utilized as eye wash in cases of eye strain and inflammation.
Rose Water Gargle ( Throat Wash )
Five to six times daily gargling with rose water or aqueous infusion of rose oil alleviates, or even cures, tooth ache, aphthae, gingival, oral or throat inflammations, husky voice, etc.