Best known for its aid in memory and hair loss. It is also considered a symbol of love, and the sprigs have been traditionally used in wedding ceremonies.
Hair care: Rosemary oil and rosemary teas are widely used for hair care in shampoos and lotions. Regular use of rosemary oil helps to stimulate hair growth making hair grow longer and stronger. It is also believed that rosemary oil slows down premature hair loss and graying of the hair in men and women. It is therefore an excellent tonic for bald people or those who are beginning to show signs on male pattern baldness
Rosemary essential oil is also beneficial for dry and flaky scalps. Regular massaging of the scalp with rosemary oil nourishes the scalp and removes dandruff. Furthermore, it is often mixed with tea tree oil and basil oil to alternately treat scalp problems. For many years, rosemary has been combined with olive oil as a way to darken and strengthen hair by using hot oil treatments.
Skin care: Rosemary essential oil is not used in skin care as extensively as it is used in hair care, but it does have antimicrobial and antiseptic properties that make it beneficial in efforts to eliminate Eczema, oily skin, and acne. Topical application of the essential oil, or regular massagewith the oil helps in toning your skin and removing dryness. It can also give your skin a healthy, even glow when regularly applied, or when it is a main component of your moisturizers and other creams.
Rosemary is high in camphor with woody under notes. We find it blends well with almost any essential oil, yielding endless opportunities for marvelous blends! Warnings: Do not use if pregnant, have high blood pressure or a history of seizures