Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Rose
- Rose (Rosa × damascena)
Rose oil comes from the flowers of the Rosa × damascena (Damask Rose) plant. It has a deep floral scent.
Soothes anger, stress, nervousness and depression. Helps insomnia.
Balances hormones and regulates the menstrual cycle.
Alleviates asthma, hay fever, coughs and sore throat.
Improves the appearance of aging and broken capillaries. Improves dry skin, eczema and the effect of herpes.
- Don't use rose oil during pregnancy.