Rose water is a solution that has been used as a beauty product for thousands of years and was introduced by the ancient Greeks, Romans and Phoenicians. Now and then beauty experts and beauty companies dust off and unveil the benefits of this natural ingredient and how consumers can look their best by including it in their daily routine. Between 2017 and 2018, rose water-based products resurfaced and continued ascending in popularity after big name brands, raised awareness about its utility.
Using steam distillation to extract rose petals water and oil, companies launched cosmetics and personal care products packed with natural properties, a fantastic alternative for those consumers concerned about their health and wellness. Garnier consulting celebrity makeup artist Millie Morales, told to BELatina that “Rose water is a multitasking ingredient that hydrates, balances skin PH, cleanses, soothes, refreshes, and reduces redness.” Also, thanks to its antibacterial properties, the liquid may help reduce acne.
Morales revealed that the first time she tried the solution she was so fascinated that she kept rose petal spray mist in her bag to apply it before, after makeup and even while she is at the gym. The expert also said that the product is non-gendered and family friendly and recommends it to absolutely everyone that needs to improve their skin. “I think everyone should use the Garnier SkinActive Soothing Facial Mist with Rose Water, and by everyone I mean men, women, kids. I take it with me all the time,” she said to the magazine during a brunch. The makeup artists also suggest keeping the products inside the fridge because it will help to depuff, refresh and relax the skin.
If you haven’t tried this elixir and will like to include it in your routine, please find below five products with rose water that will transform your skin from dull to glowy.
Garnier SkinActive Water Rose Micellar Cleansing Water
This product cleanses the skin and lifts away dirt and oil, as well as, removes makeup like a magnet without harsh rubbing and leaves skin feeling hydrated because of the ingredient, Glycerin, which is known for moisturization.
Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater
A refreshing, hydrating mist to use anywhere anytime. Simply formulated with fragrant herbal extracts and rosewater for a pleasant, pick me up for dehydrated, tight and uncomfortable skin. Spray your day and night for a boost of hydration or use it to set make-up or spray on dry hair throughout the day. The product is safe for all skin types.
Avry Calming Rose Water Cream
A silky and comforting moisturizer that contains a rich blend of Shea Butter. Free of Parabens, synthetic colorant or animal ingredients. This intensive nourishing cream is great for noticeably smoother hands, body and feet.
Garnier SkinActive Water Rose 24H Moisture Gel
Garnier’s lightweight moisturizer is made with Rose Water and Hyaluronic Acid, to give skin lasting water-fresh hydration. The sheer water gel formula, with a fresh scent of real Rose Water, is instantly absorbed into the skin, replenishing moisture throughout the day while leaving no greasy residue behind. Skin is left soft and smooth, with a clean finish.
Rose Water Makeup Removing Wipes
Rose water infused natural fiber towelettes wipe away toxins, makeup and dirt from the day and clean up your pretty face. 100% Vegan and Cruelty-Free, the natural fiber towelettes are formulated without SLS, sulfates, parabens and petroleum.