Rose water is nothing but water infused with the goodness of rose petals. But boy, has it taken the beauty industry by storm with its umpteen skin benefits.
Rose water is something we all use on a daily basis and it is that versatile ingredient which is suitable for every skin type. But apart from being a toner and the magic water for your DIY face masks, this beauty tonic has a gazillion other uses.
We’ve collated a list of 5 ways how to use rose water for your skin…
- #1 Use it as an after-shave!
- #2 Give your skin a moisture boost!
- #3 Even out your skin tone!
- #4 De-stress, baby!
- #5 Pamper your lips!
#1 Use it as an after-shave!
Yes, you can use rose water as an after shave! Goodbye to all the skin burns and rashes that we tend to get after shaving those legs. Rose water calms your skin, soothes the irritation and reduces inflammation. Spritz rose water on the shaved area right after you’re done to see best results. Interesting enough?
#2 Give your skin a moisture boost!
Undoubtedly, rose water is a power packed dose for your skin. It rejuvenates your skin by giving it back the moisture and hydration. A great way to fight dry, dull and lifeless skin is to use this beauty potion at least once a day. Spritz it all over your face and let it soak into your skin. Easy enough?
#3 Even out your skin tone!
Rose water can be used to lighten the skin pigmentation too. If you have slightly uneven skin, this will work great on you. Rose water restores the pH balance of your skin. Rose water removes oil and dirt from your skin, by unclogging your pores.
Spritz rose water on your face and neck and gently massage it into your skin for good 3-4 minutes. Then, rinse your face with cold water. That is it!
#4 De-stress, baby!
Turns out, this magic potion is also an antidote for stress. Use rose water to relieve yourself from all the stress and tension going on in your mind and body. Spray some of it on your neck, wrist, behind the ear and let its sweet fragrance kick off your stress!
#5 Pamper your lips!
Your lips, too, scream for all the extra attention and care. Rose water is a great way to pamper your lips. It moisturises your lips and makes them pink and plump. All you need to do it take some rose water on a cotton pad and dab it over your lips. Then, apply a good layer of lip balm. Voila, you have your soft pink lips!