With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching it seems the attack of the roses is almost inevitable. Roses have given us one of the most important essential oils to date. Aside from its delicate, floral fragrance, there’s a plethora of reasons to use rose oil with therapeutic benefits that are known to have a positive effect on both the body’s mental and physical wellness.
It’s an antidepressant
If you enjoy aromatherapy, use rose essential oil during your next treatment. It’s frangrance helps boost self-esteem and confidence to combat depression and anxiety.
It fades acne scarring
Rose oil is packed with antioxidants, it helps to accelerate the skin’s healing process. This includes scars and marks left over from acne, chicken pox, stretch marks, and surgical scars.
It’s great for people with sensitive skin
The natural astringent effects helps soothe sensitive skin and reduces redness.
It helps relieve menstrual cramps.
Studies show that women who apply rose oil to their abdomen had significantly fewer and less intense menstrual cramps.
It’s time to fuel your love for yourself, add rose essential oil to any service all month long, enjoy the ‘Roses Are Red massage’, or add it to your ‘Romancing the Stone’ treatment. Our expert massage therapists and estheticians know just how to rejuvenate your body and mind. View this month’s spa specials and schedule your treatment today, stop by The Spa or call 913.831.0322.
Original content by Danielle Cruz.