Rose water and green tea propreties
The anti-oxidant properties of green tea on the body have long been proven, and its virtues also apply to cosmetics.
Its richness in caffeine and polyphenols (which destroy the free radicals responsible for skin ageing) makes it an indispensable ingredient in anti-wrinkle skin care products.
Green tea contains several active ingredients that promote cell regeneration from within, making the skin less vulnerable to environmental aggressors.
Tannins protect against infection.
Saponins inhibit inflammation (eczema), relieve redness (sunburn) and calm itching.
Green tea also enhances the skin's ability to retain water, helping to prevent dryness.
What is rosewater?
Rose water is, as the name suggests, water made from roses. Rose petals are distilled to extract their active ingredients.
Rosewater is used in :
- beauty products ;
- perfumes and fragrances.
The benefits of rosewater
Rosewater has been used for centuries for its many virtues for the skin:
- It moisturizes dry skin.
- Regulates sebum production in oily skin.
- It reduces the appearance of wrinkles.
The virtues of rose water are not negligible:
- Tightens pores and firms skin
- Erases signs of fatigue
- Refreshes the skin and revives the complexion
- Soothes minor skin irritations
- Leaves skin delicately scented
It has relaxing properties.