Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil
Rosemary Oil acts as a refreshing astringent that balances and tones the skin, topical application helps decongest acne and oily skin types while maintaining balance within the skin. It hydrates the skin, which helps to control oil production and provides an antibacterial surface for the skin, keeping acne at bay. It's antiseptic properties are beneficial to easing skin conditions such as eczema.
Rosemary essential oil can help combat certain types of hair loss, including male pattern baldness and patchy hair loss, by preventing a by-product of testosterone from attacking your hair follicles, which is the cause of this condition. Just by applying 5 drops of rosemary with a carrier oil like jojoba or coconut oil to the affected area twice a day for six months has been proven to help improve the thickness and prevent a dry or itchy scalp.
When applied in aromatherapy rosemary helps you to focus while relieving stress, which makes it popular to use in diffuser's while you finish a project or add to a hot bath to help create a calm, relaxing environment.
Massage oils, cosmetics, shampoo's, conditioner's, aromatherapy
As with most essential oils you should always dilute before use. A patch test is recommended as can sometimes cause irritation. General guidelines apply.
Colour: Colourless to Pale Yellow
Aroma: Refreshing, Herbal