Rosewater is probably the best known of all the flower waters. It is used in cosmetics and in cooking.
Rosewater is excellent for the skin. It is a common ingredient in skin tonics but it can also be used as a facial toner on its own. Rosewater is soothing, cooling, antiseptic and gentle, and these properties make it especially good for dry or sensitive skin. Most people like the smell of rosewater and if you like to make your own cosmetics, rosewater is used in many recipes for face creams and hand creams.