Rose Absolute is one of the top 5 must-have essential oils. It's a wonderful skin moisturizer and contains powerful aromatherapy properties that just make you feel better, especially when dealing with deep emotions like grief.
An interesting fact about rose oil is that it comes from the "thousand-petaled" rose and takes about 5 tons of roses to make a little over 2 pounds of oil.
Historical uses of rose and rose oil date back to 700 A.D. when rosewater was distilled by Arabs and Berbers of Morocco. Romans wore roses to protect themselves against drunkenness and during the Middle Ages roses were grown in monastery gardens for their medicinal uses.Uses of Rose Absolute
MoroccoHistory and Background
Rose oil was first distilled from rosewater by the Arabs in 700 A.D. The oil was highly revered by the ancient Greeks, Romans and was used throughout the Meddle Ages for various remedies. Rose oil was an ingredient in the first cold cream recipe recorded by a Greek physician.
In Chinese medicine, cool/moist action, fire element, clears heat and inflammation, restores yin energy, cools and regulates hot, stagnant Liver conditions, stagnant Qi and blood conditions, gentle tonic for Heart Qi.
Helps heal emotional wounds, restores self-love, boosts confidence and self esteem, self-nurturing, soothes emotions such as shock or grief, and trust to love again, loneliness.
Very powerful in propelling energy upward. Effective on solar plexus and the female nurturing aspects. Feminine energy. Affinity for 1st, 4th and crown chakra. Strengthens heart chakra if too open. Good for any abuse situation.Physical Description
Rose Absolute is dark orange-brown in color with a viscous consistency.Aromatic Description
Rose Absolute's aroma is warm, rich, floral, and sweet with a tea-like undertone.Biological Makeup and Components
farnesol, geraniol, citronellal, nerol, linalol, rhodeol, sesqueterpene alcohols, esters, damascacenone. Fifteen percent of chemical constituents have not been identified.Extraction Technique
Absolute by solvent extraction from fresh petals.Information for Aromatherapists
Rose is a middle note and blends well with most oils and rounds off blends.
Our Rose Absolute is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions