The most non—toxic of the essential oils, known since ancient times for its natural power to heal, regenerate and refresh the human body and mind. The benefits of the rose products have been examined and used successfully by the famous Arabian physician, known by the name Avicenna, whose medical science has been the basic guidebook in all medical faculties in Europe for a period of 600 years. Since then effects on the human body and mind of the rose oil /otto, attar/ have been tested and more are yet to be discovered. It is proved that the rose oil has a strong anti-oxidative, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antiallergenic action. Soothes inflammatory processes in the respiratory system, the gastrointestinal tract, the excretory organs. Supports the reproductive organs, rejuvenates the skin, soothes headache and problems with the eyes, ears, throat and teeth; balances the hormones; improves the blood circulation and the concentration. Therapeutic properties: antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, anti-spastic, anti-viral, aphrodisiac, pain relieving, bactericidal, gall-bladder stimulating, purifying, diuretic, menstruation stimulating, birth stimulating, sedative, spasmodic, toning, anti-threadworms.
To apply topically on skin, rose essential oil has to be mixed with a carrier oil.