Would you throw a tantrum if your partner gives you a bottle of essential oil for Valentine's Day rather than a gorgeous bouquet of flowers? Not if it's rose essential oil! Did you know that it takes about 10 kilograms of rose petals to make just 5ml of rose essential oil? Yup, you better not let go of someone who gives you Rose oil!
One of the most treasured oils in the world of aromatherapy, it has a stimulating floral scent that is both soothing and sensual. Despite its age-long association with love and romance, rose essential oil is anything but a softie when it comes to practical uses.
Apply topically to bring about an inspiring atmosphere and enhance your spirituality. If you're in need for some self-reflection or is feeling a bit down, diffusing this oil might also help!
Blends Well With: All oils but especially with Jasmine, Clove, Bergamot, Clary sage, Chamomile, Palma Rosa, and Geranium oil.
Rose (Rosa damascena) essential oil
Young Living sets the standard for essential oil purity and authenticity through their unique Seed to Seal process. Rigorous controls ensure that the essential oil single or blend you receive is exactly the way nature intended it.
Add 2-4 drops of essential oil per 100ml of water to your diffuser. Some oils may require 4-8 drops to be added.
Add 3-10 drops of essential oil to a personal inhaler to inhale as needed.
Essential oils should always be diluted before applying to the skin. Blend essential oil with coconut oil, almond oil or any other suitable carrier oil for massage.
Essential oils are natural, but they are also concentrated. We recommend following basic safety precautions when using your oils:
Essential oils should not be ingested, unless it is under the guidance of a suitably qualified practitioner.
Do not use oils undiluted on the skin, unless the instructions permit otherwise. Many oils can cause irritation when placed directly on skin, particularly on sensitive areas such as the eyes or mouth. Some oils (particularly those in the citrus family) can cause photosensitivity if used prior to going out in the sun - please check instructions carefully.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, you should consult your healthcare practitioner prior to using essential oils. As a general guideline, oils should be avoided for the first four months of pregnancy and never used undiluted. Some oils should be avoided during pregnancy: Bay, Basil, Cedar wood, Clary Sage, Comfrey, Cypress, Fennel, Ginger, Hyssop, Jasmine, Juniper, Lemongrass, Marjoram, Melissa, Myrrh, Peppermint, Rose, Rosemary, Sage & Thyme.
Children can be particularly affected by essential oils. Some oils should not be used in children under the age of 7, and specific dilution ratios are recommended depending on the essential oil and the age of the child. We recommend consulting an appropriate practitioner prior to using oils on children.