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Which floral water is best for me?

Date: 2019-01-26

With so many different skin toners which is the most suitable for which skin type and conditions?

 

Hydrosol

Best for skin type:

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Chamomile German (Chamomile (Matricaria recutita)

ALL skin type, especially irritated, acneic, dry or mature skin

Anti Inflammatory, anti bacterial, antiseptic, very calming and ideal for burns. Improves elasticity of skin, soothes red irritated skin, reduces puffiness, helps with dark circles under the eyes. It is beneficial for allergic and hypersensitive skin as well as eczema. Also good for eczema, psoriasis, itchy skin and spider veins.

Clary Sage (Salvia sclarea)

ALL skin type, especially oily!

Astringent, ideal for oily skin. Anti Inflammatory, has wonderful properties during menses.

Geranium / Zdravetz  (Geranium macrorrhizum)

ALL skin type

Highly versatile floral water - Anti Inflammatory, balancing, helps with acne, bruises, mild burns, cuts, eczema, haemorrhoids. Assists in reducing cellulite deposits. Recognised  anti-aging effects on the skin.  Repels mosquitoes. 

Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)

ALL skin type

Prefect for all skin types. Anti Inflammatory, calming & soothing, toning, antiseptic, healing, astringent and rejuvenating! Ideal for cleansing cuts / scrapes.

Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis)

ALL skin type

Antibacterial, antiviral, balancing, antioxidant - great for calming rashes, helps with irritations and eczema.

Rose (Rosa damascena)

ALL skin type, especially dry or mature skin

Very hydrating, commonly used typically for mature skin type - dry, mature or sensitive. Helps to reduce broken thread veins. Is a great humectant and mildly astringent.