Advice 1: How to use rose petals

Rose gives people not only aesthetic enjoyment, but also allows for long to preserve the beauty and youthfulness of the skin. The petals of this flower are used in medicine for making oils, tinctures, etc. in addition, one can cook delicious and fragrant jam.
You will need
  • For the mask:
  • - whey - 100 ml.;
  • - rose petals - 50 gr.
  • For jam:
  • - sugar - 1 kg;
  • - rose petals - 500 gr.;
  • - lemon - 0,5 PCs.
Keep in mind that to use for making oil and tinctures you only need the petals of wild roses, i.e. rose hips, or one that you are grown in the garden. In this case, you will be completely sure that it was not the use of harmful substances.
Very wide petals of roses are used in cosmetics. For example, from them it is easy to prepare rose oil. For this you have to put the petals in a jar and pour the amount of oil to cover them. Then need to put it in the sun and hold it until the petals will become white color. Then remove them from the oil and put fresh. Again insist. These manipulations should be carried out about ten times. The longer you infuse the petals, the more fragrant to give an oil.
This oil you can lubricate the face and neck to prevent the appearance of wrinkles. It gives the skin freshness and softness, and promotes narrowing of the large pores.
Rose oil is used for medicinal purposes, as it has anti-inflammatory and cholagogic properties. They can also soak a bandage and apply on the wound. It'll go much faster.
Do gargle with oil of rose petals, if you have inflamed gums. You can just lubricate them with rose oil. It contributes to the destruction of germs and has a healing effect.
Rose oil has a pleasant aroma. You can spread it over the body and during the massage. It will soften the skin and at the same time give pleasure from the wonderful smell.
If you want to prepare a mask of rose petals, you can do it on the basis of milk whey. The serum should be boiled, adding the petals. Then you need to cool and stand for three to four hours. The resulting mask apply on face for twenty minutes and then rinse with warm water. Your skin then becomes soft and smooth.
From the rose petals can be cooked rare treat, jam. You need to sprinkle the petals with sugar (one part petals to two parts sugar) and let stand for two to three hours. Squeeze the resulting mass the juice of half a lemon and simmer until thick. Then cool, and wonderful fragrant jam ready.

Advice 2: What you can do with rose petals

If you have a country house or cottage, you can grow on a plot of roses. But is thwarted by a magnificent bouquet short-lived, it will last in a vase no more than a week and fragrant petals will eventually fall off. But they can be used for a variety of needs. So, what can you do with rose petals.

Second life rose petals

In a vase of cut roses fade quickly, but can prolong their life: there are lots of tips what to do with the petals of these flowers. Rose buds can be simply dry. To do this, sprigs of flowers hung heads down for a few days. Dried blossoms will decorate the vase and be reminded of the day were donated roses.

Of the petals you can do a variety of cosmetics, and also to use them in cooking in the production of jams, liqueurs, wines, and sauces. Rose petals put in pads for perfuming linen closet.

The use of rose petals in cosmetics

It is widely known rose oil, which is made in Bulgaria. There are applied special technology, but it is possible and to try to make this oil. To prepare it, you have until sunrise to collect the fragrant petals of red roses, buds which just recently opened. For the basics it is best to take olive oil.

In-liter jar pour 2 cups of rose petals and pour 200 ml of oil. Then close the jar tightly and store in a dark cool place. Periodically stir the contents. After 20 days strain the oil and store in the refrigerator. The oil is ready for use.

To make rose water, you must pour 50 grams of rose petals (preferably essential-oil varieties, with a fairly strong flavor) 1 liter of cold boiled water, add 200 grams of sugar and let stand 2 hours. Then shake, strain. The resulting water should be stored in the refrigerator. It is good to use to wipe the skin or for the preparation of other cosmetic products for the bath.

Bath with rose petals gently relaxes, relieves fatigue and stress, makes the skin soft and supple. The water temperature in the bath should be 36-37 degrees, the bath – about 15 minutes.

Instead of rose petals in the bath, you can add a Cup of salt or milk with 5-6 drops of rose oil. To hydrate and nourish the skin in a bath add 2 teaspoons of rose water and 2 teaspoons of almond or olive oil. The same effect can be obtained if added to the bath 1 Cup of milk and 2 tea spoons of rose water.

After the bath, if you have dry skin, use pink lotion. To prepare it, take 3 tablespoons of rose water, 2 tablespoons lemon juice, 1 tablespoon of glycerin, mix thoroughly. Then wipe the lotion ready the skin.

Use rose petals in cooking

A very delicious jam from rose petals. Deciding to cook it, first wash 400 grams of rose petals, blow-dry and put them in a glass jar, peppered with sugar and adding 1 teaspoon of citric acid. Leave for 1 hour to infuse. At this time remaining from 1 kg of sugar and 2 cups of water boil the syrup. When it is ready, add the rose petals and simmer the jam until tender.

Gentle and fragrant rose petals is not thrown away, they find everything fresh and new application of them can do a lot more useful.
How to use rose petals. Presented to you on a holiday roses look very nice. That there is only one flavor and velvety soft petals. However, their life is not eternal. How to use rose petals, advises the magazine for girls "gorgeous". 1. If you have enough free time, then do yourself an aromatic bath and sprinkle the petals in there.
Useful advice
Grind in a mortar of pink petals. The bottle with capacity of 250ml, put sunflower seeds, chopped rose petals, fill them with vinegar. Close the bottle with a cork and leave to infuse in a bright place. After 2 weeks, strain and add 2 or 3 drops of rose oil. The resulting composition will make the cream an excellent massage tool. Now we know how to use rose petals.
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