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Hydrosols: Additional Weapons in your Aromatherapy Arsenal!
are Hydrosols? When
most Essential Oils are made, the plant material is steam
distilled. The steam is forced at high pressure through the plant
material to extract the volatile oils. These volatile oils are
what contain the aromatic molecules, along with the balanced,
natural chemicals that provide the healing properties associated
with the oil. These volatile oils are better known as Essential
the end of this process, we end up with the water (from the steam)
and the Essential Oils floating on top. The Essential Oils are
then removed from the water, leaving an aromatic, all natural
water known as a Hydrosol. Although most of the EO is removed,
there are still traces of it left in the water, and the aroma is
usually close to the aroma of the EO, but not identical.
are not concentrated like EOs are, and are extremely mild in
comparison. Each Hydrosol’s healing properties are the same as
those associated with the EO from which it was extracted, just in
a much more diluted form.
Because Hydrosols are basically water, and water is the basis
for life, it is necessary to know your supplier, and to be aware
of any "blooming" that may be present. We triple-filter all our Hydrosols when we get them because we
just won’t take a chance on sending you an inferior product.
This will have no effect on how you use them in your
formulations—you will still need to preserve your products as
usual. We are offering Certified Organic Bulgarian Lavender and
Rosemary Verbenone, and
German Chamomile, Neroli, Witch Hazel and
the Essential Oil market fluctuates and availability of Hydrosols
is often varied, we can’t guarantee that we will always have
them, or that they will always be these particular Hydrosols. You may
keep them in the refrigerator or in a closed cabinet in a cool
MABEL WHITE'S SUPPLY COMPANY
Finest Aromatherapy Grade Hydrosols: An Affordable companion to
Our Hydrosols: We carry the finest, aromatherapy-grade
Hydrosols we can find, and we don't stop there! Each Hydrosol is
triple-filtered to ensure that you get a safe,
high-quality product. Use Hydrosols as all or part of the water part
in your face masks, lotions, creams, sprays, shampoos, soaps and more! Once you've
experienced Hydrosols, you'll never want to use plain, boring
distilled water again!
Hydrosols are expected to
stay Out of Stock until fall of 2006.
Click here for information on what Hydrosols are and how to use
from flower buds
Sweet, floral scent with a deep, rich undertone. Absolutely
Perfect for every skin type and can
be used every day as a cleanser, toner, makeup remover and
skin soother. Cooling, antiseptic and very healing.
Useful in all skin preparations, and for burns, bites, stings
and rashes. Anti inflammatory, calming, safe for babies
and lends its unsurpassed healing properties to all hydrosol
blends and skin preparations.
If you can only choose one Hydrosol, make
it this beautiful Certified Organic Bulgarian Lavender!
Luscious, sexy, floral, fruity and very complex scent. A truly
incomparable and must-experience-to-believe Hydrosol that is
every bit as luscious as the expensive Essential Oil.
Major calming and de-stress properties
which is mildly sedative without causing sleepiness.
Purported to be antibacterial, antiseptic and antispasmodic.
Perfect for delicate, sensitive skin, and a very effective
astringent for oily skin, without causing over-dryness. Combine
with Lavender and Rose or use alone as a beautiful skin toner.
Add this decadent but affordable Hydrosol to any bath, skin and
soap formula for an experience you won't soon forget.
Smells almost exactly like fresh-cut roses used to smell, before
the scent was engineered out of them! An extremely complex,
intensely floral Hydrosol.
Balancing, soothing and moisturizing.
Balancing to hormones, supports PMS relief and
suitable for all skin types, especially dry and mature skin.
A very mild astringent. Use in any and all skin preparations,
safe for babies. Mixed with the Hydrosols of Lavender and
German Chamomile, you get the best, most versatile
all-around health & beauty spray available. For those who love
the scent of true Rose, this is the choice for you--beautiful,
useful and much more affordable than the Essential Oil.
Rosemary Verbenone (Organic)
This is Rosemary without the intense camphoraceous scent.
Classic Rosemary, but less intense. A clean, fresh and
herbaceous scent. Beautiful!
Safe for all ages and skin types. Perfect
for respiratory ailments, as a disinfectant and
works magic on the skin to calm irritation, pimples
and other problems. A must-have for facial steams,
especially when combined with German Chamomile and
Rose and/or Lavender to bring out impurities and
unclog the pores before cleansing and facials. Strongly
antioxidant, antibacterial and healing.
Botanical Name: Hamamelis
delicate, herbaceous scent. Not to be confused with the Witch
Hazel you buy in the store, which is mostly alcohol! Slightly
woody and green, not a strongly scented Hydrosol.
Very strong antioxidant with
amazing wound healing properties. Reduces swelling,
itch and redness. Used in hemorrhoid
preparations worldwide, and can be used in this area undiluted
and applied with a cotton ball. Great in acne and oily
skin preparations, perfect as a cleansing water and
toner, as well as a wash for scrapes, cuts and
abrasions. Truly one of the most well-known and well-used
Hydrosols in existence. Combine with any other Hydrosol or use
straight for any topical ailment.