Rose Flower Powder calms the body & is useful in Digestion, Gynecological disorders. It calms the heart & mind & is a good aphrodisiac. Used externally for facial glow. It is Carminative, emmenagogue, nervine, antidepressant, astringent, anti-inflammatory, laxative, aromatic, aphrodisiac.
Rose Flower Powder Indications
- Digestion : Good for ulcers, inflammation, acidity, enteritis & heartburn. Its astringent flavour is useful in diarrhoea from heat (use a high dose). Roses can help with fat metabo-lism & hence help to reduce blood lipid levels.
- Skin : Roses are a specific for inflamed eyelids. They are a useful face wash for astringing the skin & clearing acne. Also used in inflammatory & suppurating skin conditions; eczema, psoriasis, urticaria, itching & irritation.
- Reproduction : Its calming effect on the emotions & the heart are complemented by its aphrodisiac effect. Its sweet vipaka helps to increase semen, sexual interest & fertility.
- Gynaecology : Its affinity for the blood & rakta dhatu make it useful in excessive menstrual bleeding, vaginal infections & inflammation. It clears pitta from the uterus & blood & is used in dysmenorrhoea, metrorrhagia, endometriosis & fibroids. It is specific for use in the menstrual cycle, during the final flare of the pitta phase from day 14 to 28, & can help to alleviate PMS symptoms associated with irri-tability, emotional sensitivity & heat (Holmes 1989). Its action on sukra dhatu enhances sexual desire & fertility. Very useful during menopause with hot flushes; use a rosewater spray for instantaneous cooling.
- Nerves : Roses nourishing effect on majja dhatu (Brain Tissues) make it useful for nervous depression & anxiety. Its cooling quality can reduce symptoms of high pitta; red tongue tip, agitation, palpitations and headaches behind the eyes. It opens the heart chakra, anahata , thus increasing patience, compassion & love.
Rose Flower Powder Dosage & Mode of Administration
- Internally - 1 teaspoon twice a day with water.
- Externally for Skin - Take 1 tbsp of Multani mitti & Mix with 1 tbsp of Rose water to form a smooth paste. Apply to the skin leaving the area around the eyes. Leave it on for about 15-20 minutes or until completely dry. Rinse off with warm water.
Packaging size : 50 grams.