Benefits of Rosemary Hydrosol
The needle-like leaves and purple flowers of the Rosmarinus officinalis plant are used to make this Hydrosol which smells like a herbaceous wood. It Traditionally been known to aid in mental clarity. Rosemary is soothing to the skin and can be used to treat irritations, blemishes, and roughness.
Rosemary hydrosol is analgesic just like the essential oil. You can use it straight as a pain-relieving spray. Spray it on arthritic joints, muscle cramps, bug bites and skin irritations throughout the day for relief.
Powerful circulatory stimulants. It can help stimulate blood flow to the scalp, which promotes hair growth. It’s also good for promoting lymph flow which is good for detoxifying the body.
Rosemary is anti-fungal in nature. You can use spray it on diaper rashes, dandruff, itchy scalp, scalp fungal infections and more.
Antibacterial properties help to fight acne, eczema, psoriasis and even rosacea.
The powerful antiseptic properties of rosemary hydrosol are good for disinfecting skin and surfaces. To cleanse skin, just spritz on the affected area.
Rosemary repels bugs like ants, spiders and flies. You can spritz it on corners and ant trails to repel them from your home.
Like many hydrosols, rosemary is an excellent astringent. It reduces oily skin, tightens pores and decreases large pores on the skin.
Rosemary is good for the respiratory system. It can relieve colds, cough and congestion. To use rosemary hydrosol as a decongestant, place a few drops in your nostril carefully using a small glass dropper bottle. This will moisturize your nasal passages and clear away congestion. You can also do steam inhalation to unclog blocked sinuses.
You can use rosemary hydrosol to reduce acne inflammation, repair sun damaged skin, soothe bug bites and calm irritated ski
Use In Everyday Life
Diffuser or Air Freshener-Instead of water, place rosemary hydrosol in your cold-air diffuser. Diffusing this hydrosol will also soothe the respiratory tract for those suffering with colds/cough. Rosemary hydrosol can also be safely diffused in a baby’s room, near the elderly and pets.
Muscle Spray- Soothe tired muscles by spraying rosemary hydrosol on them. Good for relieving muscle sprain and strains and arthritis.
Hair Care: Spritz and massage into the scalp and hair
Facial Mask: Combine with a clay mask and apply to clean skin
Perfume: Mist as needed to scent your skin lightly
Linen Spray: Spritz to freshen sheets, towels, and pillows