Rosewater is a wonderful skin freshener. It is naturally astringent and cleansing to your skin. This same procedure also works with other scented flowers and herbs, so feel free to experiment.
Rosewater and lavender water are wonderful facial toners.
• 1 cup firmly packed rose petals, washed
• 2 cups boiling water
1. Place rose petals in a ceramic or glass bowl. Use only fresh petals (no leaves or stems). Pour boiling water over petals, and allow petals to steep until cool.
2. Strain off the petals and pour the scented liquid into a clean bottle.