You will need
- - rose petals;
- - olive oil.
Rose oil it is possible to make your own at home. In this case, it will be different from its industrial counterpart, however, will retain all useful properties. First of all, you need to prepare rose petals for the manufacture of oil use red flowers with strong fragrance. Collect them better in the early morning before the sun heats the plant and essential oilin the rose, disappears. You can use slightly wet the flowers, however, drops of water on them shouldn't be. The collected buds disassemble the petals and clean them from impurities, if necessary. It is not recommended to store them for a long time, otherwise all the useful properties are lost.
As a basis for the preparation of rose oil you can use any vegetable oil, however, cosmetologists advise to use olive. It is a good herbal medicine that effectively moisturizes and nourishes the skin. Take one Cup of olive oil and pour over two cups of rose petals. A container with the mixture, close tightly and place in a dark place. Stir the petals every two to three days. After three weeks strain the oil and pour it into a clean vessel. The remedy is ready.
There is another method of producing rose oil. To start heat the olive oil in a water bath to a temperature no higher than 70 degrees. Pour it into a prepared dish and place the petals (as many as will fit). Leave the jar closed for two days in a warm place. After the petals are discolored they need to be removed and replaced. This procedure repeat at least ten times. Ready oil close tightly and store in a dark place. This cosmetic product can be used to wipe the body after bathing and sessions of conventional and anti-cellulite massage.