From anti-ageing to haircare to skincare: Rose water can do wonders to your hair and skin
First Published Nov 25, 2020, 1:07 PM IST
Here are some amazing skincare and hair care uses of rose water you don’t want to miss.
Wondering why rose water has found a place in every Indian household? It's simple. Rose water benefits are aplenty as it is undoubtedly beauty's magic potion, and also remarkably versatile.
The fact that it is so easily available and also makes it a staple across several households. Whether you have oily, dry or combination skin, rose water can be added to your beauty regime.
That's what makes it a beauty secret or rather a secret weapon of women all over the world, not just India. While purchasing rose water, you must make sure you buy only 100% pure rose water i.e. the distilled water of roses sans the chemicals, the by-product of rose oil production.
Here are some amazing skincare and hair care uses of rose water you'll thank us for.
Skin: Rosewater helps maintain the skin's pH balance, and also controls excess oil. It also helps hydrate, revitalise and moisturise the skin giving it with that refreshed look.
Healing properties: Due to its antibacterial properties, rose water also aids in healing scars, cuts and wounds.
Antioxidant: The antioxidant properties of rose water help to strengthen skin cells and regenerate skin tissues.
Skin redness: Due to the astringent like properties it possesses, rose water helps clean pores and tone the skin. Applying rose water after steaming tightens capillaries, reduces redness and blotchiness.
Mood enhancer: The aroma of roses is said to be a powerful mood enhancer. It rids you of feelings of anxiety and promotes emotional well-being, thereby making you feel more relaxed.
Hair: The nourishing and moisturising properties of rose water enhance the quality of hair. It is known to treat mild scalp inflammations and get rid of dandruff. Rosewater works wonders as a natural conditioner and revitalises hair growth.
The scent of rose water on your pillow also helps you sleep better after a long day, making you wake up refreshed.
Anti-inflammatory properties: Rose water has anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce the redness of irritated skin, get rid of acne, dermatitis and eczema. It is a great cleanser and aids in removing oil and dirt accumulated in clogged pores.