Rosehip essential oil is obtained from the fruits and petals of the wild rose (popularly called the rosehip). It is actively used not only for medical purposes for wound healing, but also in cosmetology for moisturizing and rejuvenating the skin of the face.
Rosehip essential oil is a reddish-golden liquid with a very specific odor and bitter taste. This amazing product contains a large amount of vitamins that rejuvenate, regenerate and moisturize the skin, as well as repair damaged tissues. Trace elements that make up wild rose oil help to improve intracellular metabolism. In addition, it contains fatty acids that protect the skin from negative UV exposure.
For maximum effectiveness, rosehip essential oil is recommended to be used as directed. It can really help reduce even deep wrinkles, prevent scarring, restore skin elasticity, get rid of age spots, moisturize the skin and remove flaky spots. Also, this oil is indicated for use in vitamin deficiency, burns, bruises and "bags" under the eyes. But when caring for oily skin, it is better not to use them.
Rosehip cosmetic oil can be purchased at almost any pharmacy. Just before using it, you should apply a few drops to your wrist to check if you have any allergies.
Rosehip oil can be used to simply wipe your face. To do this, soak a cotton swab in hot water and apply a little of the specified product. It is recommended to wipe your face every evening. Wild rose oil can be added to the creams and lotions you use every day. Just add a few drops for a healthier, more radiant complexion. It is also recommended to apply undiluted oil to wrinkles around the mouth and eyes.
For dry skin, a special facial massage should be done. To carry it out, you will need to moisten your fingers in warm water and oil, and then massage the skin for 10 minutes.
There are different recipes for nourishing and cleansing masks with the above ingredient. For example, you can beat 3 egg yolks and add 2 tsp. rosehip oil. The resulting mixture should be applied to the steamed skin of the face for 10 minutes, and then rinsed with warm water.
For deep cleansing of the skin, take 2 tablespoons. chopped oat flakes and cover with boiling milk. Wait for them to swell and add 3 tsp. rosehip oil.
This mask should be kept on the face for 10-15 minutes.
If you want to restore the skin to its former elasticity, whisk 1 tsp. honey with egg yolk and 2 tsp. wild rose oils. A similar mixture should be applied to the skin for 15-20 minutes. If you mix in 2 tbsp. wheat germ and rosehip oils, as well as adding a few drops of patchouli and geranium oils, you get an excellent anti-aging mask for aging skin. A similar remedy can be used in place of a nourishing night cream.
To prepare a vitamin cream, take 50 g of baby cream and mix it with 1 tsp. aloe juice and 3 tsp. rosehip oil. You can add a few more drops of olive oil if you like. Then put the resulting mixture in a jar and store in the refrigerator. This product can be applied to cleansed skin before bed.