BOTANICAL NAME: Rosa (Rose) damascena (of Damascus)
EXTRACTION: Solvent extraction
DESCRIPTION: Rosa damascena absolute is the alcohol soluble extract of Bulgarian rose flowers. It has high levels of antioxidant tocopherols, phenolics, and beta carotenes to fight aging and damage in the skin. It is soothing and cooling making it ideal for sensitive skin. It is very astringent, keeping pores clean and refined. Rose absolute is a deep red-orange liquid and has a floral, sweet, honey scent.
KEY COMPONENTS: Phenethyl alcohol, citronellol, geraniol, eugenol and stearoptenes.