Part of a regular series of posts about essential oils. All information here is for information only, and oils should be used in consultation with a trained professional.
Name- Rosa centifolia or Rosa Damascena
Contraindications- Not to be used during pregnancy
Uses/good for- Rose oil is especially useful for issues of the female reproductive system as it has a regulating effect. It is also an effective anti-depressant, especially when the emotions are linked to female sexuality or relationship issues, or post-natal depression.
Rose oil is also helpful for skincare, especially mature or dry skin.