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Rose (Rosa damascena)

What is Rose? Rose oil is the essential oil extracted from the petals of various types of roses. Sourced from the Rosa damascena plant, it contains the flower’s aromatic compounds. Because those compounds are thought to possess healing properties, rose essential oil is used for a number of health-related purposes.Rose oil is extracted through steam …

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)

What is Rosemary? The name Rosemarinus comes from the Latin term ‘dew of the sea’ in reference to its small blue dew-like flowers and is often found near the sea. It was originally from the Mediterranean regions and is now cultivated in many countries. Rosemary has been used for medicinal, culinary and cosmetic purposes for …