The magic of Rosewater was discovered many years ago and the gorgeous queens and princesses completely relied on this potent solvent to maintain their aura of beauty. Rosewater is the perfect elixir for a glamorous radiant skin and long lustrous thick hair right from the fairy tales.
Here are some of the easy-breezy ways to include Rosewater essentials in your daily routine:
Spray it to get a refreshed look :
ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) the skin toner
Spraying the mist on your face lends you a radiant hydrated face with a soothing aroma. Its anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties make it an effective toner.
Applying Rosewater after steaming tightens capillaries, reduces redness and blotchiness.
Spray some rose water after applying the make-up, it gives a glittery finish to your beautiful face.
Repeat the process multiple times to keep your face fresh all day long.
Get the dirt off the face : ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) the cleanser
ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) is an efficacious cleanser for all skin types. Its mild astringent properties help tighten the pores and gently tones the skin.
Just dab a cotton ball dripped in 2 to 3 drops of Rosewater to remove makeup, dirt and grit from your skin.
Rosewater with glycerine and rose essential oil is also an effective cleanser.
Let the eyes sparkle : Rosewater-the eye tonic
Say bye to the tired, inflamed eyes. The anti-inflammatory nature of Rosewater reduces and fatigue of the eyes.
Dab chilled Rosewater on the eyes with a clean cotton swab.
ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) as Hair Conditioner
It might come as a surprise but Rosewater is a great conditioner. It nourishes and moisturizes the hair. It is also potent in treating mild scalp inflammations and combating dandruff.
Rinse off the hair with Rosewater after shampoo.
ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) : the cure to acne
A blend of Rosewater and lemon is enough to shoo away the stubborn zits. Its anti-microbial and anti-bacterial properties helps to treat and prevent acne.
A facepack of Rosewater and fuller earth( multani mitti) cleanse the pores, control excess oil and prevents acne.
Apply a paste of Rosewater and sandalwood to treat pimples.
Let the fuse of lemon and Rosewater take care of the mysterious marks on your face.
A mix of cucumber juice, honey and Rosewater is the perfect coolant revitalizing pack for a gorgeous face. Honey’s antibacterial and anti-fungal properties blended with cucumber’s anti-inflammatory character soothe and cool the skin. It relaxes your skin and gives a refreshing look instantly.
ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) : The Makeup Remover
Rosewater is the best makeup remover ever.
Add a few drops of coconut oil to rosewater on a cotton pad and cleanse your face.
ROSE WATER ( GUL BAHAAR ) : the Moisturizer
Rosewater helps hydrate, revitalize and moisturize the skin, giving it that refreshed look.
Dr. Brahmananda Nayak, Medical Director, AyurCentral