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Amazing Easy Homemade Rose Scrub Recipes For A Soft, Smooth and Flawless Facial and Body Skin

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Benefits of using rose and rose water for scrubs

Roses are straight, climbing, or trailing shrubs, the stems of which are usually copiously armed with prickles of various shapes and sizes, commonly called thorns.

Benefits of rose scrub:

  • Smells like a rose garden!
  • Exfoliates dead skin cells.
  • Very gentle on the skin and can be used every day.
  • Makes it easier for moisturisers to penetrate.
  • Rejuvenates dull and dry skin.
  • Unclogs pores and prevents ingrown hairs.

Roses have antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, which is great for reducing redness on the skin and treating any blemishes. Roses are also a natural astringent, so they can help tighten your pores and hydrate your skin!

Rose water has been used as a beauty product for thousands of years, so it's no surprise that it can improve your complexion and reduce skin redness. The antibacterial properties may help reduce acne. The anti-inflammatory properties can reduce skin redness and puffiness.

Rose water acts as a natural toner and can definitely be used daily. The best thing is that you can use rose water for oily skin, dry skin, or combination skin type, and hence is completely safe to be used daily. It revitalizes and moisturizes the sensitive skin under the eyes, effectively reducing puffiness caused by allergies, stress, or fatigue. Rose water also contains Vitamin C, which reduces dark circles and brightens the skin.

You can apply rose water twice a day as a toner or moisturizer to keep your skin hydrated and soft. Can we apply rose water on our face overnight daily? Yes, you can. You can massage rose water on your face gently and leave it overnight daily to obtain soft and glowing skin.

Not only does rose water rejuvenate the skin but also has skin lightening qualities, hence it can be a great way of removing the dark circles. Soak cotton balls in rose water for a few minutes and place these balls under your eyes. Leave them for ten minutes and you'll be able to get rid of your dark circles forever.

You can use rose water in your eyes to prevent this dryness. One possible cause of a cataract is intraocular inflammation, so regularly applying rose water to your eyes may prevent a cataract from forming.

Rose water is a natural toner that cleanses your pores, removes excess oil, and reduces the size of acne. It helps in killing off acne-causing bacteria while preventing future breakouts. Moreover, it is also effective in healing acne scars.

The oils that are best for scrubs :

  • Rose Essential Oil.
  • Tea Tree Essential Oil.
  • Jojoba Essential Oil.
  • Carrot Seed Essential Oil.
  • Lavender Essential Oil.
  • Geranium Essential Oil.
  • Chamomile Essential Oil.
  • Jasmine Essential Oil
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How to use rose efficiently in scrubs

Making your own natural, skin nurturing scrub couldn't be easier. Just combine your sugar and rose petals into a food processor or blender. Pulse until petals are finely chopped then add oil, Vitamin E, and any essential oils you may like.

In addition, sugar scrubs just like coffee scrub, have many benefits for the skin. You're going to love this simple homemade recipe. To make the scrub, you'll use rose petals, organic sugar, rose water, and oil making this super simple to put together, and even organic!

Pour in the coconut oil and the rosewater for sugar scrub. Stir until everything is well blended together. Spoon the organic sugar scrub into clean, sealable vessels such as ceramic or glass containers, or small mason jars. Alternatively, you can make the scrub in a small food processor fitted with a metal blade.

Take a spoonful of the rose scrub and dilute it with a toner or water. Apply the paste all over your body and gently rub your skin in a circular motion for 60 seconds using your fingertips. Wash it off with lukewarm water.

Apart from skin whitening, rose petal powder may also be used to lighten skin imperfections. Vitamin C aids in the formation of collagen, which aids in the healing and lightening of skin imperfections. Apart from skin whitening, Dried rose petal powder may also be used to lighten skin imperfections.

Soak rose petals for an hour and crush them in a bowl or mortar. Next, mix the plain yogurt and raw honey with the rose petals, and apply the mixture to your face. Leave the mask on for 10-15 minutes, and then rinse. If you have oily skin, you can add a little bit of lemon juice to the mix.

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Rose Petals Sugar Scrub For Sensual Skin

Ingredients:

1/2 cup dried rose petals

1/2 cup granulated sugar

1/4 cup moisturizing oil

Essential oil of your choice (optional)

Instructions:

  • Grind or crush dried rose petals to smaller flakes
  • Add sugar to these tiny flakes
  • Add coconut or olive oil
  • Add an essential oil of your choice
  • Mix all the ingredients and store in a jar
  • When you add the oil, make sure the oil is in liquid form. You may or may not want to add any essential oil. Dried rose petals give a unique aroma to the whole mix. It smells like a rose flower and give away a pleasant distinctive aroma to the scrub. Still, you can add an essential oil if you wish to. I recommend lavender oil as it is relaxing in nature and matches with the purpose of this scrub.


Rose With Vanilla Sugar Scrub Recipe

Ingredients:

1 – 1 1/2 cup granulated sugar

1/2-3/4 cup coconut or sweet almond oil

10 drops Rose essential oil

1 vanilla bean

2 small roses, chopped (optional)

Instructions:

  • Combine sugar, oil, rose essential oil, and vitamin e together. Use a pairing knife to slice the vanilla bean down the center to remove vanilla seeds. Mix vanilla seeds with scrub until fully combined. For added color mix in chopped rose petals. The essential oil will provide enough rose scent, the petals are primarily for appeal because lets face it pink roses are beautiful.
  • Another optional ingredient is the vitamin e oil. Vitamin E is an known as an antioxidant and for it’s anti-aging benefits. Adding the vitamin e is optional and will not affect the recipe. You can find vitamin e at natural food stores, online, or use supplement capsules.

Dried Rose Petals Scrub

Ingredients:

1 pint sized mason jar
• 2 bowls for mixing – one large and one small
• A food processor for shredding the dried rose petals (optional: using a mortar and pestle will do too, it’s just a lot more work)
• 1 cup of dried rose petals
• 2 cups of white sugar (use organic sugar so the scrub has a darker color)
• 2/3 cup of carrier oil ( use fractionated coconut oil but if you don’t want the scrub to have a coconut undertone, use something like sweet almond oil or another favorite carrier oil)
• 5-10 drops rose otto or geranium (or 3-5 drops of rose absolute)

Instructions:

Loving Preparation – Rose Petal Body Scrub

  • To begin, add the 1 cup of rose petals to a food processor and pulse until they become small flakes. If you don’t process the rose petals, they will prevent your shower or bath from draining so strictly don’t recommend using whole petals.
  • Next, add the processed petals to a large mixing bowl and add in the 2 cups of sugar and mix.
  • In the smaller mixing bowl, add the carrier oil and essential oils. Mix well. Feel free to add more drops of essential oil to meet the strength you’re looking for.
  • Pour the carrier oil/essential oil mixture over the rose petal/sugar mixture and stir well to combine.
  • Take a small amount and test it on the back of your hand with a small amount of water. If you like the texture and smell strength, the scrub is ready to go!
  • If you would like an oilier mixture, now is the time to add more carrier oil until you find the balance you’re looking for. This goes for wanting a drier mixture, just add more sugar.
  • Fill the mason jar with the scrub and cap closed.
  • Label the jar however you like for the one you love!

Rose Body Butter Scrub

This Carrot Seed and Rose Body Butter can be made in about 5-10 minutes and you only need 4 ingredients. It will last about a month, but if you’re anything like me, it will gone in less than a week.

Ingredients:
4 oz of coconut oil
• 1/4 teaspoon of sea buckthorn oil
• 5 drops of carrot seed essential oil
• 5 drops of rose essential oil – note: look for ‘rose absolute’ that is only lightly diluted in carrier oils

Supplies
• Mixing bowl
• 4 oz mason jar

Instructions:

Step 1. Coconut oil consistency

  • The first step is to look at the consistency of the coconut oil. We’re just on the tail end of summer, so your coconut oil might be more on the melty side. To make the consistency solid quickly, fill the 4 oz mason jar with the oil and pop it in the fridge for about 10 minutes.
  • If you’re starting out with coconut that is already hard as a rock, place the jar in a pot of hot water so it can soften. It should still look white and a bit hard when it’s ready, but you should be able to easily stick a knife or a fork in it.

Step 2. Mixing

  • Transfer the coconut oil to a mixing bowl and simply mix it with a fork or a spoon. For me a fork works best. At this point, you’re whipping the oil into a butter, so it should be pretty soft and easy to mix. If it’s still too hard, just let it sit out for a bit longer.

Step 3. Sea Buckthorn oil

  • Once the oil has the consistency of a body butter, add the sea buckthorn oil to give it that beautiful amber color. Sea buckthorn oil is orange and a little goes a long way! This oil is also renowned for it’s anti-aging properties and essential fatty acids.

Step 4. Essential oils

  • Lastly, add the carrot seed and rose essential oils and mix again.

Step 5. Storage

  • Transfer the butter back to the mason jar and store in a cool dry place when not in use or in the fridge during the warmer seasons.

Step 6. Usage

  • Use after a shower or bath on semi damp skin.

Rose With Grapeseed Oil Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup Imperial Sugar Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
  • 1/4 cup grapeseed oil
  • 10 drops rose absolute essential oil*
  • 10 drops sandalwood essential oil
  • Handful of fresh rose petals
  • Airtight 8 ounce decorative jar

Directions:

  • Add all ingredients together and stir.
  • For a more liquid scrub, add additional grapeseed oil a tablespoon at a time until desired consistency is reached. Once fully blended, gently tear rose petals and stir into scrub.
  • Spoon mixture into a decorative jar and top with rose petals.
  • Tie jar with ribbon.

Rose Scrub With Baby Oil Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup baby oil
  • 12 rose petals

Instructions:

  • Put all ingredients into a food processor. Blend well.
  • Store in airtight container. To make the sugar scrub, start with 1 cup of dried rose petals. Pulse the petals in a food processor until they become teeny tiny flakes. Combine the crushed petals with 2 cups of sugar, 2/3 cup coconut oil and 6-8 drops of your favorite essential oil for fragrance (optional) – lavender, lemon and vanilla all blend nicely with the light rose scent. This time around, just add a few drops of Serenity blend to my sugar scrub mixture.
  • Mix well and then spoon into a storage container. This recipe makes about 16-18 ounces of sugar scrub, so it fits nicely into a pint sized mason jar.

Rose Lip Scrub Recipe

Place rose petals into a blender (any food processor will work too) and blend for a few minutes until the rose petals are chopped into fine pieces.

Make Lip Scrub in a Blender:

  • Place castor sugar, rose petals, mint and oil into a small bowl and mix. Add more oil for a wetter consistency and less oil for a drier consistency.
  • Add peppermint essential oil and stir well.
  • Place in cute jars or containers and enjoy!
  • Make your own Rose Petal and Mint Lip Scrub - this is so simple to make but absolutly luxurious to use

This feels like heaven on your lips! It gives your lips a nice scrub without being too harsh. And the rose petal gives the scrub a nice scent that perfectly compliments the peppermint scent.


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