Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Description: The rose is perhaps the world’s best known flower, stunning and exotic in both visual appearance and fragrance.
Color: Golden to amber
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Rose de Mai has a very complex lovely sweet floral scent. Its reputation of being a essential ingredient in perfumes is well deserved.
Common Uses: Rose de Mai is a very common oil in perfumery and aromatics industries. Aromatherapists and holistic practitioners credit Rose de Mai as having uplifting, aphrodisiac and spirit balancing properties. The pleasing aroma of Rose de Mai is great for meditation. A few drops can be used in creams to make a product even more emollient and fragrant, especially focusing on dry, sensitive and mature skin.
Spiritual Use: It is primarily used to open the heart chakra so one can experience unconditional love through relationships. This includes relationships with our selves, our partner, our work and the divine.
Using rose even in small amounts can help us release fears associated with intimacy, trust and possessiveness. It will also integrate our male and female energies which are key to becoming whole and balanced.
What Chakra is connected: Heart and Crown
History: India has a hundreds of years tradition in essential rose oil distillation. Approximately 4000 kilograms of petals are required to produce 1 kilogram of pure rose oil. Its exotic nature and value were appreciated in ancient times by the Greeks, Chinese, Indians, Persians and Romans.
Cautions: non known
**All our organic essential oils are for external use only. Before using essential oils contact a qualified Aromatherapist. The information on this page is for educational purposes only, it is not meant to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose of any disease or condition, it is not prescribe in any way.
Do not use during pregnancy.