The Exquisite Rose Oil
2000 Roses to extract 1 ml Rose Oil
The Invaluable Bulgarian Rose Oil
There is a rigid practice of formulating the Bulgarian rose oil. The roses are delicately picked to preserve the freshness of the flowers. The harvest takes place only once a year in the 20 mornings of the spring before 8am. The harvesters are sophisticated, so that they can preserve the best form of the roses.
The roses are taken to distilled in a few hours after harvest to prevent heat and light pollution. The heat used in the distillation process is carefully controlled, as the aroma can be damaged if the heat is too high. The chemical composition of rose oil is one of the most complex among the others. It contains more than 300 invaluable substances with marvellous effect to the human body.
Today, the Bulgarian rose oil is recognized as an unique and the finest rose oil in the world. It takes about 2000 roses to formulate 1ml of Rose Oil. Therefore, it is claimed as “Liquid Gold” in Bulgaria.
The invaluable Bulgarian rose oil is precious not only because of its unique and exclusive distilling method, but also of its diversity of functions. It is a vital elixir, used in the cosmetic, pharmaceutical and food industries all over the world.
Bulgarian Rose Oil has strong anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and regenerating function. It is the perfect means to nourish, soften and regenerate sore and aging tissues. It slows down the aging process at cell level. With a gentle and enchanting fragrance, the Bulgarian Rose Oil has a powerful aroma therapeutic effect that reduces stress and acts as a strong antidepressant and aphrodisiac.
Different Types and Quality of Rose Oil
Rose Otto (Bulgarian Rose Oil)
The name “Rose Otto” comes from the Persian term “attar of roses” and dates as far back as the 17th century. It originates from the Persian word ‘atar-gul, meaning “essence of roses” and from the Arabic word ‘utur, meaning “perfumes” or “aromas” (source: Michèle's Organics Blog
Bulgarian Rose Oil (Rose Otto) is claimed to be "Liquid Gold". 2000 Damascena Roses extract only 1 ml Rose Otto. It is produced through steam distillation from the freshly picked roses. It is a 100% pure and natural product that is used in creams, lotions, soaps, and perfumes for its mild anti-viral and bactericidal properties, as well as for its fragrance. The Rose Otto has prolong history as one of the most important ingredients in the luxury products. In Europe and Japan, people apply Rose Otto as food suppliments. They believe that it helps to refresh the female organ and delay the menopause; and for men, it helps to enhance their sexual ability.
Bulgarian Rose Absolute is produced through a refined, alcohol liquid solvent extracted from Rose Concrete., then, the alcohol will be removed by a vacuum process. Although the rose absolute contains essential oil compounds, it differs from the distilled Rose Otto. The rose absolute oil is a concentration of aromatic compounds including essential oil constituents. Rose absolute is widely used in perfumery, cosmetics, aromatherapy and many other areas.
Rose Concrete is a waxy semi solid material which has multiple uses in perfumery and cosmetics and it claimed to be one of the most popular solid perfumes in the world. It is obtained by cold extractions of fresh rose blossoms with an organic solvent called hexane. Around 350KG of flowers are needed to produce 1KG of Rose Concrete. The Bulgarian Rose Concrete is considered the highest quality Rose Concrete in the world. It is