Take it from Jennifer Lopez, Rose Cream is your ticket to flawless skin!
Benefits of Roses-
1. Anti-inflammatory: While we may think of roses for their iconic deep red color, rose oils can actually help reduce swollen spots or redness on your skin. Its calming properties can also help sooth rosecea and eczema.
2. Antioxidants: Rose contains high amounts of vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant. This important vitamin can help protect skin cells from damage, such as from staying out in the sun too long. Some evidence even suggests that rose water can help prevent sunburn.
3. Moisturizing: The natural oils found in roses help lock moisture into the skin, keeping skin feeling smooth. Rose is especially beneficial for those with sensitive skin because the sugars in its petals create a soothing feeling.
4. Toning: As a natural astringent, rose helps tighten pores and restore suppleness for a glowy complexion. Unlike conventional alcohol-based toners, rose leaves skin feeling smooth, not dried out.
You can even create a calming face mask from rose petals.
Simply soak 8 petals in 3-4 tablespoons of water for 2-3 hours.
Then mash the petals into the water and add 3 tablespoons of honey.
Mix well, and apply to entire face. Leave on for 15-30 minutes. Rinse with cool water.
Try Pin Up Cosmetics Rose Petal Face Cream
Available at San Francisco Bay Area Whole Foods Markets or online.