Rose flowers one of darlings and fine flowers. They fascinate by the freshness and gentle sweet aroma and softness of buds. From rose-petals receive the most expensive essential oil and use it in cosmetics and perfumery.
In this article the site %host of % will tell how to make tonic of petals of roses for care of skin and hair.
Rose-petals contain a set of useful active agents: valuable essential oil, integrally acids, polysaccharides, pectin, vitamins of B, PP, K group. Do medical jam, cosmetic face packs of rose-petals.
It is also possible to make tonic of rose-petals which will be suitable for any type of skin.
Tonic perfectly moistens skin, softens, does it velvety and gentle. Removes inflammations and reddenings, is suitable for the sensitive and angry skin.
Tonic can be used for hair. Pink water promotes easier combing, moistens hair and gives a magnificent light aroma.
How to make tonic of rose-petals
For this purpose it is required:
- Some fresh buds of roses. It is good if it are the roses which are grown up on the site. If you buy roses in flower shop, specify at the seller, whether they process flowers for long storage. The processed buds will only be suitable for tonic fresh and nothing.
- Clear water
- For preservative - extract of grapefruit stones (it can be bought in a drugstore). Or any other natural preservative which can be bought in special shops of ingredients for cosmetics.
- Small pan
How to prepare:
Petals from a fresh rose at first need to be washed out under cool water. To place them in a small pan or a bucket and to fill in with water. To include slow fire on a plate. To heat until water only just starts beginning to boil - at once to switch off fire. All substances from petals will pass into water and tonic, claret on color, will turn out.
Infusion needs to be cooled and filtered in the pure bottle (disinfected by alcohol or hlorgeksidiny) and to add 15-20 drops of extract of grapefruit stones. (to 3% of total amount).
If tonic doesn't add preservative to be stored in the refrigerator 1 week. With preservative it is possible to store at the room temperature 1-1.5 months.
How to apply tonic from petals of roses
It is possible to pour in a spray and to spray on skin or hair. To wipe skin after clarification before putting cream. It is also possible to freeze in ice cubes and to wipe skin.
Such natural tonic from a rose will be pleasant to any skin. Young skin or withering will look after pink tonic freshen also the healthy.