What is Aloe Vera?
Aloe Vera is a plant of the Lily family coming from South Africa. It has long, thick and fleshy leaves that resemble cactus. Not in vain we call Aloe Vera “the plant of immortality”or”wonder plant”. Its properties have been documented for more than five thousand years finding application in the Chinese, Indian and Egyptian culture. Aloe was present as one of the favorite herbs in the beautifying rituals of Egyptian queens. Its therapeutic and remedial qualities were used by both Ancient Greek and Roman physicians for anything, from treatment of a cut and tissue damage to cure of disorders of the digestive system and complete detoxification of the body. Continue reading “Aloe Vera”
Rose flower is tenderness, beauty and desire…
Shared feelings, delight, longing…
Rose flower is beauty…beauty is delight and youth.
For centuries, rose has been applied in science for beauty. It is found in the context of exciting legends and takes a special place in the heart of people. Its incomparable aroma, delicate tenderness and general health benefits bring a feeling of love, beauty and happiness to all senses.
More than 300 chemical compounds are found in this divine flower, as major ones are high alcohols (eleoptens) and high paraffins (stearoptens) combined with many other microelements. Their specific proportion makes the rich and lasting flavor of rose oil. There are also minerals, vitamins and antioxidants that have a soothing, moisturizing and nourishing action. Aromatic rose oil reduces the level of cortisol (stress hormone) and helps relieve symptoms of depression.
Rose flower is used for production of rose oil, rose concrete, rose water, rose extract, etc.