Rose absolute oil is extracted from the flower petals of Rosa damascena. This middle note has a sweet and rosy scent with a full body. There are some 250 species of rose, and over 10,000 different hybrid varieties. Only three are commonly used for oil extraction. Rose absolute is popular is perfumes and facial care recipes, and blends well with lavender, sandalwood, jasmine, ylang ylang, or vetiver.
Blends Well With
Bergamot, chamomile, clary sage, geranium, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, neroli, patchouli, petitgrain, sandalwood, vetiver, and ylang ylang
5 mL, 1/2 oz. and 1 oz. sizes are packaged in an amber glass bottle with a reducer cap. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.
This oil may contain methyleugenol. Never use essential oils undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.
Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm or back by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil and apply a bandage. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours it is safe to use on your skin.