Rose water is the hydrosol portion of the distillate of rose petals, a by-product of the production of rose oil. It helps maintain the skin’s pH balance, controls excess oil and can help reduce the redness of irritated skin, get rid of acne, dermatitis and eczema. It is a great cleanser and aids in removing oil and dirt in clogged pores. Rose water helps hydrate, revitalise and moisturise the skin. Due to its antibacterial properties, rose water also aids in healing scars, cuts and wounds. The antioxidant properties of rose water help to strengthen skin cells and regenerate skin tissue, clean pores and tone the skin and tightens capillaries, reduces redness and blotchiness.
Witch hazel is a plant with powerful medicinal properties. It contains many compounds with anti-inflammatory properties, including gallic acid and tannins, useful in the treatment of inflammatory-related issues, such as acne, eczema or psoriasis. It also contains antioxidants that help neutralize free radicals, reduce skin redness and provide relief for irritated and sensitive skin. Witch hazel acts as an astringent to help shrink your pores, soothe your skin and reduce inflammation.