Rosa centifolia species of the rosaceae family. A pale, yellow liquid with a deep sweet, rosy-floral, tenacious odour. It is by solvent extracton from the petals. Often called rose Maroc, French rose, attar of rose or cabbage rose. It is predominantly from Morocco. Rose centifolia is a good oil to use in rounding off skin blends.
Rose otto, Rose centifolia and Rose absolute are very feminine oils with a strong effect on the sexual sphere. The oils also have excellent skin care properties and are perfect for dry and mature ageing skin.
Methods of use: Bath, massage, vaporisation, skin care, perfume
Cautions: It is non-toxic, none irritant and non-sensitizing.