Natural Skin Care
Skin Spritz Recipe
This natural skin care
recipe for a rose water skin spritzer is shared by P.K. from Northwest
P.K.'s Grandmother used to brew large
batches of rose water to use as facial rinse as well as
a refreshing summer skin conditioner that provided the skin
with lots of natural nourishment.
you for sharing P.K.!
P.K. has adapted the uses of her grandmother's favorite skin
care recipe into a toner, skin spritzer and facial treatment.
at least a dozen roses in full bloom (just the blossoms) along with a
generous hand full of
Rose hips are the berry that forms
after the rose has shed its petals. They are a
powerful antioxidant, rich in vitamin c and
they produce a natural form of vitamin A.
water and rose hips have been used throughout history as a beauty
treatment for the skin for the range of skin conditioning
effects of the antioxidants as well as for the skin firming properties.
~ Basic Rose Water Skin
Care Recipe ~
- Trim the rose flowers and rose
hips to remove any stems and leaves
trimmed rose flowers and rose hips in a large pot of water
- Add just enough water to cover
- Simmer gently for 10 to 20 minutes
- Strain well, collecting the rose water in a
- Cool then store in
refrigerator for several days