As Fresh as a Rose: 12 Organic Skin Care Products Based on Rose Oil

A radiantly healthy skin guarded always a well-kept secret: Rose oil. Thanks to its nourishing properties, rose oil is indispensable for regenerative face and body care, especially in the organic cosmetics world.

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For more than three tausend years, roses were highly appreciated for various reasons: Their beauty adorned the most exquisite gardens, their fragrance delighted the senses of both men and women, and their oil was used for medicinal purposes due to its anti-inflammatory effects. Rose oil is presumed to be the first flower essence in the history of human kind and is still today the most used oil in the perfume and cosmetic industry. Since the first time of its extraction in Babylonian times, rose oil is considered highly effective for healing and nurturing skin and soul, due to its soothing scent and composition.

The Skin Care Effects of Rose Oil

The skin care powers of rose oil is attributed to its antiseptic, antibiotic, regenerative and antimicrobial properties. The distillation of the oil of the Damask rose discharges natural substances like methyl eugenol, enroll, eugenol and citral, which are regarded as healing, regenerating and anti-inflammatoric. Rose oil is a natural moisturizer and stimulates blood circulation, which makes it perfect for the regeneration of facial and body skin.

Searching for high-quality skin care products on the basis of rose oil, we made and interesting discovery: All of our candidates belong to organic cosmetic brands and promise to strengthen and regenerating the skin for a healthier long-lasting effect. Below, you will find twelve organic skin care products based on rose oil, six for your face and six for your body. Be aware that we made our choices for different skin types!

Facial Care Products Based on Rose Oil

European organic cosmetics brands like Annemarie Börlind, Logona, Dr. Hauschka, Primavera, Weleda and Korres offer a variety of products for the daily facial care based on rose oil with a soothing, rejuvenating effect. The Rose Blossom Revitalizing Care by Annemarie Börlind offers for instance a moisturizing and soothing solution with a remarkably fresh rose scent, which is a bliss in stressing days.

Described as actively smoothing, the Bio-Damask Rose & Kalpariane Day Cream of Logona is based on the essence of the Damask rose. It offers to reduce wrinkles and to protect the skin of negative environmental exposures.

The rich Dr. Hauschka Rose Day Cream targets dry, mature or sensitive skin and offers help against redness with regenerative and strengthening effects. This facial care system offers the Dr. Hauschka Rose Day Cream Light in a softer version as an ideal alternative for warmer days, as well.

Rich, protective and renewing, the Primavera Rose Pomegranate Intensive Renewing Cream targets the dry skin type. Its counterpart, the Primavera Pomegranate Nourishing Cream offers to mitigate first wrinkles and is especially created to match the needs of mature and more demanding skin types.

With its regenerative properties, the Weleda Wild Rose Soothing Moisturizing Care offers a solution for normal and combination skin. For normal or dry skin types, the Weleda Wild Rose Soothing Day Care brings up a richer formula with nourishing properties. Both of them target the first signs of facial skin aging.

The Korres Wild Rose Day Cream offers a vitamin C-enriched regenerative solution, additional help against pigment spots, and a formula with a delicate, harmonizing scent.


Body Skin Care Solutions Based on Rose Oil

A rich skin care treatment for the body is especially needed when we are in the mood to indulge ourselves. In this case nothing is better than a pampering rose oil with a naturally soothing, relaxing effect. The brands Primavera, Dr. Hauschka and Weleda provide different solutions for special tastes. The Primavera Rose Osmanthus Harmonizing Body Oil offers for instance an especial regenerative effect for the dry skin type and targets premature skin aging.

For dry skin as well, invigorating and harmonizing, the Dr. Hauschka Rose Nurturing Body Oil offers moisture for the body and comfort for the soul with a natural, characteristic rose fragrance.

Ideal for all skin types, the Weleda Wild Rose Harmonizing Care regulates, moisturizes and provides elasticity and a relaxed skin care feeling.

For the ones who wish a softer, creamier daily skin care, body creams and lotions are the ideal choice. The By Terry Baume De Rose Body Cream is for instance a good alternative, if you wish a premium gentle care with a velvety moisturizing texture.

Regenerative and calming, the Roger & Gallet Precious Restoring Balm offers a beneficial, vitamin-enriched formula, that bestows with a refreshing rose fragrance.

And last, but not least, the Lavera Bio Wild Rose Body Lotion provides a soft, well-cared skin feeling with an enduring moisturizing effect, and is the easy companion of all skin types!

And what about you? Do you know some rose oil beauty secrets you would like to share with us?

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