Cistus (or Rock Rose) hydrolat is a beautiful therapeutic water very useful in skin care. It has an extremely low pH and fantastic wound and scar healing properties. In cosmetic care Cistus hydrolat is a wonderful anti ageing treatment. Being highly astringent it helps to tighten and minimise wrinkles and has the ability to plump the skin and smooth out fine lines. Use the hydrolat as a toner or mist directly on the face!
~ On an energetic level, Cistus is healing to the mind, body and spirit in times of emotional distress and shock. It is also one of he ingredients in the Bach flower Rescue Remedy.