DIY Rosewater & glycerin spray is an amazing light moisturizer that you can spray daily on your face and even all over your body to refresh & rehydrate. It also works great as a makeup setting spray or as a skin soothing spray.
You’ll fall in love with this soothing spray. It’s easy to make at home with just a few ingredients; yet it’s chockfull of nourishing goodness. It has exceptional balancing qualities, which make it work so well on all skin types.
Glycerin And Rosewater Spray For Healthy, Glowing Skin
Let us first see what rosewater and glycerin do for your skin.
Rose water has high nourishing & soothing properties. It can penetrates deep inside your skin and invigorate each cell, restoring balance to the skin. It also has mild astringent property, which makes it an effective skin toner, maintaining your skin pores clear & cleansed. Because of its regenerating properties, it acts as a general skin nourishing agent, so helps to make your skin texture look smooth & radiant.
Read here for more of Rosewater Benefits
Glycerin works as a natural humectant, meaning that it helps your skin to draw moisture from the air and keep it hydrated. The best thing is that it does so without making the skin oily. It also acts as emollient, so shields the skin from environmental pollutants.
Read here for more Glycerin Skin Benefits
How To Make Glycerin Rose Water Spray?
You will need:
(i) Rosewater: 90 ml; pure – Try this Organic, pure Bulgarian Rosewater
(ii) Glycerin: 3 ml (just more than 1/2 teaspoon); vegetable grade – Try this Vegetable Glycerin
(iii) Almond oil*: 5 ml (optional, use if your skin is very dry); – Try this Organic, Cold Pressed Sweet Almond Oil
(iv) Lavender oil**: 4 drops (optional, natural fragrance), Try this 100% pure Lavender Essential Oil
Method: Simply put all the above ingredients in to a spray bottle & shake well to mix the ingredients. Keep it in cool, dark place. (Try these glass bottles). Shake well before every time you use the mist.
(i) Adjust the amount of the glycerin by a little more or less depending on how light or rich you desire your spray to be.
(ii) * Note: Depending upon your preference, you may replace almond oil with your preferred lighter oil like argan, grapeseed, jojoba, and sunflower oil
(iii) ** Note: For optional natural fragrance, you may replace Lavender oil with your preferred essential oil such as rose geranium essential oil
How To Use Glycerin & Rosewater Spray
You can use this spray to tone up your skin, tighten skin pores, balance skin & soften fine lines. While hydrating & nourishing your skin, it refreshes your skin and provide natural glow.
After cleansing your face, neck and chest with a natural cleanser, spray it all over – leaving it on. If you like, follow up with your favorite day cream or serum to keep your skin soft and supple.
Rosewater & Glycerin As A Body Mist
Try this spray instead of your regular lotion or for extra moisturization use it along with it. Use immediately after the shower while your skin is still damp. Spray it all over your body from head to toe to maintain your body hydrated all through the day.
(i) Rose water: Make sure to buy pure rosewater, which does not contain ant additive or preservative. Try this 100% Pure, Vegan & Alcohol Free Rose Water
Note: You may make your own pure rose water at home. Here is the recipe.
(ii) Glycerin: Always buy food grade vegetable glycerin. Try this Vegetable Glycerin