5 Reasons to Add Rosemary Essential Oil to Your Beauty Routine

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Rosemary oil is extracted from the leaves of rosemary herb, also called ‘Rosmarinus Officinalis’, using the traditional steam distillation process. Native to Mediterranean region, this culinary and wood fragrance herb species is a member of a mint family. The oil has been used for a plenty of beauty and health benefits since the ancient times.

Here you will read the 5 incredibly amazing benefits of it for your skin and hair.

Natural Facial Toner

Rosemary oil contains properties of a natural astringent. It soothes your skin, treat blemishes and hydrate it within. With regular usage of this oil, your skin will become soft and radiant naturally.  It will also help cure redness and irritation of your skin. Wash your face and use a cotton ball to apply the oil onto your face. Wait for 15-20 minutes before you wash your face with lukewarm water, so your skin can absorb the nutrients of the oil.

Say no to acne

Acne is too annoying, isn’t it? Dirt and oil clog your skin pores and cause a pimple and acne. Studies show that rosemary essential oil an effective treatment to cure pimples and acnes. Mix rosemary oil with a carrier oil such as castor oil and massage it gently onto your face for about 10 minutes. Rinse off your face with warm water. Repeat this process for 3-4 days a week and you are sure to have flawless and healthy skin.


Get the glow

The oil improves blood circulation in skin cells, giving you glowing skin naturally. It’s safe to apply this oil under the eyes and it will work wonder for dark circles as well as puffiness.


Slow down aging

Rosemary oil is enriched with antioxidant properties. It helps reduce wrinkles, tighten skin and slow down the skin aging process by promoting biological activity.

Thicken hair

Massage your scalp with rosemary oil after shower time and it will help you get thicker strands.

Stimulate hair growth

The oil is used in many hair-care products available out there. It stimulates hair follicles boosting strength and overall growth of your tresses. It also fights early appearance of gray hair.


Treat Dandruff

The oil has excellent anti-fungal properties that effectively cleanse the white flakes and nourishes the scalp. Just pour down a few drops of rosemary oil in your shampoo and conditioner and you are all sorted. Did I say this oil also treat frizzy strands?

Shop the most reliable and authentic brands of rosemary essential oil and relish in the natural goodness of the oil.


More: Natural Oils and their Beauty Benefits


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