Bulgarian Rose Oil vs. Bulgarian Rose Absolute
Both Bulgarian Rose Otto (Rose Oil) and Bulgarian Rose Absolute are produced from the flower petals of Bulgarian Rosa Damascena.
- Bulgarian Rose Oil (Rose Otto) is produced through Steam Distillation of fresh rose flowers. Our rose oil 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. Besides being used as amedicine in history, the rose oil has a long history as one of the most important ingredients in most luxury products.
- Bulgarian Rose Absolute is produced through a refined, liquid solvent extraction of fragrant compounds from fresh rose flowers. Although the rose absolute contains essential oil compounds it differs from distilled essential oils. 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 Otto has more concentrated rose-honey like notes comparing with rose absolute where the fresh-green scent is dominated. Of course, the "liquid gold" refers to Rose Otto!
Our rose oil is a 100% pure and natural steam-distilled rose essential oil product.