Rose essential oil is natural essential oil by extracting the natural smell(odour) of rose and keep the characteristics of rose.
Rose oil is made using ancient rose flowers. We are strictly NOT using hybrid roses.
Things required to make Rose essential oil:
*Coconut oil or Olive oil -500ml
*Ancient rose petals -250grams to 400grams.
I’ll add the image of Ancient rose flowers.
Images of ancient roses:
You can use either one or both. If you use dark color rose it would give us dark color oil.
If you use pink color rose we will get light pink color rose oil which would have nice smell and color.
Preparation of essential oil:
Steps in preparation of rose oil:
Buy 1/2kg of rose from shop or take from garden.
Firstly remove petals from the flowers and dry under fan for 1 hour to remove moisture completely from petals. Therefore we get little bit dry rose petals.
Secondly put the rose petals in a glass bottle or silver vessel and pour the coconut oil or olive oil till all rose petals merge into the oil.
After that close the bottle or vessel by white cotton cloth. Put the vessel in complete sunlight for 3-5 hours each day for 5 to 7 days.
After 7 days squeeze the rose petals from oil and store it in bottle or silver vessel.
Similarly close the bottle by white cloth and put it in sunlight for 2 to 3days and 5 hours each day.
After 3 days our rose essential oil is ready to use.
Benefits of rose essential oil for skin:
In addition, Rose oil contains vitamins, minerals and antioxidants.
Above all rose oil has excellent moisture property for dry skin.
It also offers antiseptic and astringent properties to treat acneic skin, as well as anti-inflammatory properties that help treat redness and inflammation.
Rose oil benefits for odour:
Rose oil plays important role in making bath soap and laundry soap.
If we rose oil for making soaps it gives excellent benefits to skin in addition clothes and perfect odour.
Similarly apply rose oil over skin and massage , it would lighten your skin and give elegant look.
If we apply over hair scalp it would give us excellent nutrition to scalp and promote hair growth and reduce hair loss. And it cools the body.
Price of rose oil:
500ml of coconut oil cost is 125 rupees and rose costs 50rupees.
So, it would take 175 rupees to make rose oil.