Rose water is known for its beauty, health and general well being purposes. In ancient India it was used extensively to treat skin related issues. It is also known for its anti aging properties and is super easy to use. Here are a few beauty benefits of using rose water.
Use it as a mist– Well it might not work on heavy makeup and dirt, but carrying a bottle of rose water in bag and just spraying it all over the face in summers will make you feel refreshed. Just wipe off with a tissue or a cloth and you will feel all fresh again. It’s a great thing to clear out all the dirt and sweat from the skin instantly.
Excellent toner– Rose water helps in toning and moisturizing the skin at the same time. It helps in maintaining the PH level of the skin and makes the skin soft and supple.
Even outs the skin tone– Uneven skin tone is another major beauty problem which must of us have to face. But using rose water in routine helps in getting rid of this issue.
Moisturizes the skin– Rose water also moisturizes the skin gently. The best part is that you can mix it with other things like a cream or a mask for additional beauty benefits.
Uplifts mood– The sweet smell of the rose water helps in uplifting mood. So after a long day at work simply spray rose water all over the face, immersed in its fragrance it will relieve you of all your worries.
Get rid of underbags and dark circles– In order to treat dark circles and underbags simply soak cotton balls in rose water, squeeze a bit, switch on your favorite music and put the rose water balls over your eyes. Leave them for about 15 minutes and wash off with normal water. A regular use will make a huge lot of difference.
Prepare makeup remover– We have already discussed about various natural makeup removing ingredients in our previous posts. Now you can also create a DIY makeup remover at home using rose water. Simply take a oil of your choice like an almond oil in winters and coconut oil in summers and mix it with rose water in a ratio of 1:2 and fill it up in a spray bottle. Shake it well before use.
Use it for final rinse after shampoo– Two spoons of rosewater mixed in one mug of water will prove to be great for the final rinse after shampoo. It will also leave your hair smell all roses at the end.
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