Everyone knows that rosewater is a very healthy product to be used on the skin. It is used in a variety of beauty treatments and also as an additive to certain food items. It is cheap, easily available, and contains so many beneficial properties. It can be applied to the skin at any time of the day and its effects are definitely immediate and long-lasting too. Here are some quick and unique uses.
1. As a face toner
With its wonderful anti-inflammatory properties, rosewater can become the perfect toner for your skin. You could either purchase a toner at your local beauty store or prepare one yourself by adding a tablespoon of rosewater along with one cup of distilled water. It is extremely useful for dry skin.
2. As a fragrance for your living room
Who needs a room freshener when you can use rosewater? You can set a bowl of fresh rosewater and garnish it with some rose petals and place it on your living room table. It provides a gorgeous fragrance along with acting as a perfect aesthetic to your room.
3. Rosewater spray
Here’s how you can get rosewater scented mattresses, bed sheets, or anything else that you desire. You can purchase rosewater sprays or prepare one yourself. Add a tablespoon of rosewater and half a cup of water and just spray on a little bit to anything you want and you can have the perfect scent.
4. You can bathe in it
Due to its anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties, it becomes the best asset to normal bathing water. Add a couple spoons to your bathtub and enjoy a relaxing bath in it and you will definitely not regret it.
5. As a hair conditioner
It acts as a natural conditioner as well. You can rinse your hair with rosewater after shampoo. It helps to remove impurities and revitalize your scalp and locks in moisture too.
6. Soothing razor burns
It effectively acts against inflammation or irritation of the skin so it can be used for soothing razor burns. Just dab a cotton ball in it and apply it to your skin after your shave.
7. Rose scented body lotion
You can make one at home pretty easily or buy one from a beauty store. Add a tablespoon of rosewater to any body lotion you would like to use. This way, you will be getting the natural benefits of it while you apply lotion and also be cutting down on the artificial ingredients.
8. As a dessert
Yes, it can be coupled with some baking ingredients as well. You can add a dash of it to any of your baked goods containing raspberries, lemon, and all kinds of dry fruits.
9. Perfect cocktails
For a perfect cocktail, add some rosewater to your gin and tonic. You can also add a bit of it to your vodka with lime. It works great with anything. Whether it is used as a facial toner or even as a baking product, it goes with everything. Now that you know the non-commercial uses of rosewater, which one would you like to try first?