Valley of the Moon
Rose Absolute Bulgarian Essential Oil
Botanical name Rosa damascena/Bulgaria
Rose absolute oil is extracted from the flower petals of Rosa damascena.
Rose oil is a mid to base note in perfumery is said to be affiliated with the astrological sign Venus. It takes about 650 kilos of fresh Rose petals to make 1 kilo of Bulgarian Rose Absolute.
Rose absolute is a refined, liquid extraction of fragrant compounds from the fresh blossom. Although absolutes contain essential oil compounds they differ from distilled essential oils. An absolute is a refinement of a concrete, which is a thick, fragrant material extracted from the plant using a hydro-carbon solvent. The concrete contains essential oils, fatty acids and waxes. Absolutes are extracted from concretes with pure alcohol. The alcohol dissolves and absorbs the fragrant material from the concrete. Waxes, fats and other non-aromatic contents precipitate out and are removed by filtering. The alcohol is removed through evaporation. What's left behind is the pure, fragrant absolute - a concentration of aromatic compounds including essential oil constituents.
Blending Suggestions: Dilute and add drop by drop to your blends until the desired effect is achieved. (Please note: a little goes a long way.)
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Certain types of items cannot be returned, like Essential Oils and blends that have been opened due to tamper evident cap, custom products (such as special orders or personalized items), and personal care goods (such as beauty products). We also do not accept returns for hazardous materials, flammable liquids, or gases. Please get in touch if you have questions or concerns about your specific item.
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