Roses are used in a lot of commercial skin care products thanks to its amazing skin benefits. You can also use it in your homemade DIY products and it is one of the best ingredient we love using too! If you have dried rose petals or rose petal powder handy, you can make a body wash with it! Below is a recipe-
Coconut oil- Coconut oil has great moisturizing properties. It keeps skin soft and supple.
Rose- Rose petals have skin beneficial compounds and oils that make skin softer, shinier and glowing. It also tightens pores and cleanses it.
Lavender oil- Lavender oil softens skin, makes it smell good and adds a healthy glow.
RECIPE FOR ROSE BODY WASH:
Things you need-
- 1/3 cup coconut oil
- 2 tablespoons rose petal powder or handful dried rose petals
- 1 cup castile soap
- 10 drops lavender oil
In a bowl, add coconut oil and rose petal powder. Mix. If you have rose petals, steep rose petals in warm coconut oil for 3 hours and then strain. Add in castile soap and lavender oil.
Mix well and pour in a pump bottle. Use the body wash daily to keep your skin soft, supple and glowing.
**Caution- Do not use essential oils directly on the skin, always use them diluted. Patch test before using.