Rose Essential Oil
Rose Bulgarian – Absolute Oil
Botanical Name: Rosa damascena
Plant Part: Flower
Extraction Method: Food Grade Solvent
Description: The rose is one of the worlds best known flowers – stunning and exotic in both visual appearance and aroma.
Colour: Deep Reddish Orange
Common Uses: Rose is a very common oil in the perfume and aromatic industry. Aromatherapists also credit it with being an exotic aphrodisiac, as an emollient in skin care products, and as a balancer of the spirit.
Strength of Aroma: Strong – Penetrating and Long Lasting
Blends well with: Rose Bulgarian generally blends well with all oils, though it works particularly well with bergamot, German and Roman Chamomile, Clary Sage, Geranium, Melissa, Rosewood, Sandalwood and Ylang Ylang.
Aromatic Description: Rose Bulgarian is a very complex, sweet floral scent. Its reputation of being a must ingredient in perfumes is well deserved.
History: Bulgaria has over a 300 year tradition in essential rose oil distillation. Approximately 4000 kilograms of petals are required to produce 1 kilogram of pure rose oil. It’s exotic nature and value were appreciated in ancient times by the Greeks, Chinese, Indians, Persians and Romans. All documentation indicates that their medical applications of the essential oil were identical to those that exist today.