The delicate rose scent is one of the most classic fragrances in the world, with celebrities like Rosie Huntington Whiteley declaring their love for it’s beautiful aroma. However, roses, and specifically the essential oil that is extracted from them, are actually extremely beneficial for the skin. Rosehip Oil, extracted from the seeds of rose bushes is high in Vitamins, antioxidants and essential oils that carry a number of skincare benefits. We're explaining all the benefits and how you can incorporate it into your routine.
Can I use rosehip oil on my face everyday?
Rosehip oil contains essential fatty acids, making it a fantastic daily moisturiser. The naturally occurring anti-oxidants mean that Rosehip oil will help to protect and brighten your complexion in the morning, guarding against any external aggressors you may face during the day. A Rosehip Oil moisturiser is also suitable for your evening skincare routine; known to help improve the appearance of wrinkles, dark spots and uneven skin tone, the formula will help to perfect your visage as you sleep.
The Trilogy Certified Organic Rosehip Oil is a clinically-tested formula, blended with omegas 3, 6 and 9 as well as essential fatty acids and antioxidants, that set your skin up for the day ahead. Shown to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and smooth the skin, the Oil restores your complexion, leaving it glowing and radiant. Simply massage 2-3 drops of the Rosehip Oil onto clean skin both morning and night before applying your usual moisturiser.
Balance Me Rose Otto Face Oil (30ml)£22.40
REN Clean Skincare Moroccan Rose Gold Glow Perfect Dry Oil4.67 Stars 6 Reviews£27.00
Does rosehip oil clear skin?
Rosehip Oil may help to improve blocked pores and blemishes as it contains natural anti-inflammatories and Vitamin A, which helps to reduce sebum (oil) production, one of the main causes of acne and blackheads. The multi-beneficial ingredient has also been found to help reduce the appearance of scars, using Vitamin C to brighten and even out the skin tone.
Jurlique Rosewater Balancing Mist - Intense Deluxe Edition 200ml4.33 Stars 3 Reviews£45.00
ila-spa Face Scrub for Glowing Radiance 50g5 Stars 1 Reviews£38.00
Does rosehip oil remove dark spots?
If you are suffering from a dull and uneven complexion, then definitely add Rosehip Oil into your routine. Many celebrities including Miranda Kerr and David Gandy praise it for their clear and radiant complexions; hailing it as their miracle ingredient in their skincare regimens.
If your complexion looks dull and uneven, then opt for Pai’s Rosehip Bioregenerate Oil, which is an extremely potent and powerful serum designed to counteract fatigued skin. It contains a high amount of Vitamin E, which helps to keep your complexion glowing and healthy. Apply directly to the skin after cleansing for best results.
If your complexion looks a little lackluster and is need of a small boost of radiance, then the Pixi Rose Oil Blend can be added to your moisturiser. Infused with Rose Geranium, Sweet Almond and Jojoba, the Oil helps to improve your skin tone, while enriching your skin with nourishing fruit and nut oils.
Pai Skincare Rosehip BioRegenerate Oil 30ml4.71 Stars 86 Reviews£24.00
PIXI Rose Oil Blend 30ml4.76 Stars 17 Reviews£26.00
Does rosehip oil help with an uneven skin tone?
Rosehip Oil is a great choice to use in the Summer months as it can help to counteract the damage caused by damaging UV rays; helping to reduce the appearance of skin discolourations, burns and wrinkles. As mentioned, it is also highly effective in reducing the appearance of scarring, helping to even out the skin tone.
REN Clean Skincare Rosa Centifolia 3-In-1 Cleansing Water 200ml3.43 Stars 7 Reviews£19.00
Peter Thomas Roth Rose Stem Cell: Bio-Repair Gel Mask 150ml4.5 Stars 4 Reviews£45.00
Can you use rosehip oil under eyes?
As it is highly moisturising and suitable for sensitive skin, Rosehip Oil makes the perfect undereye moisturiser. Packed with Vitamins and highly hydrating, Rosehip oil helps to regenerate the skin, guarding against dark circles, wrinkles and puffiness. It is also a natural ingredient that doesn't require any harsh preservatives that tend to irritate skin, making it more suitable for the under eyes than other ingredients.
Sukin Purely Ageless Eye Cream 20ml3.67 Stars 3 Reviews£15.95
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Weleda Wild Rose Smoothing Eye Cream (10ml)3.67 Stars 6 Reviews£24.75