The distilled essence of organically grown Rosa damascena flowers in the Himalayan mountains of India is a rare and precious aromatic treat. Currently only a few innovative farmers are engaged in growing in distilling Rosa damascena in several remote areas but the oil that they produce is of a remarkably lovely quality.This precious essential rose oil, like Rosa damascena otto distilled in several other countries like Bulgaria, South Africa and Turkey, is a clear, transparent liquid when temperatures are warmer but as soon as cooler temperatures prevail becomes a solid or semi solid waxy mass due to the presence of steroptenes-floral waxes that come over in the process of distillation.
These floral waxes play in an important role in stablizing the oil and giving it good radiant strength over a long period of time. The are a natural fixative for the highly volatile aromatic constituents of the oil. The essential oil displays an incredibly rich, ethereal, sweet, deep, warm, full floral bouquet with a slightly spicy-honeyed undertone. As it ages the harmony of the different aromatic molecules that compose the total oil become more and more harmonious and integrated creating an aura of perfect floral beauty.The radiation of Ruh Gulab is unique an surprising. It grows from a quiet aromatic center and spreads silently into the atmosphere but suddenly one is engulfed in its magnetic sphere. If one goes out of the room in which a small drop of oil is suffusing itself in to the environment and then returns after a few minutes then they will receive a unique type of invisible aromatic bath that it is immensely refreshing and satisfying.
Ruh Gulab is a very complex, sweet floral scent. The reputation of Rose Flower Absolute of being a must ingredient in perfumes is well deserved. Rosa Damascena Absolute is important to note that all absolutes are extremely concentrated by nature. They should not be evaluated in this state unless you are accustomed to the undiluted fragrance. It is also known as Gulab Attar. Noorjahan the wife of the Mughal Emperor Jahangir is famous for having invented the attar of Roses. This is prepared from fresh flowers and suitable for all climates and occasions. It is used in Sweet supari, Cosmetics compounds and Cosmetic Products. Rose oil obtained from the fresh flowers of Rosa Damascena, cultivated in Uttar Pradesh, India.
It is a transparent pale yellow mobile liquid. This oil is valued in the preparation of high grade perfumery and cosmetic Products. The main constituent being Rose Oxide, I-citronellol, nerol, Geraniol, phenyl ethyl alchohol. Rose otto can be used with a great variety of natural aromatics including agarwood/oud eo and co2; amberi attar; ambrette seed eo, co2 and abs; auraucaria eo; bakul attar; beeswax absolute, benzoin abs; bois de rose/rosewood eo; boronia abs; citrus oils; carnation abs; cassie abs; clary sage eo and abs; clove bud eo, co2 and abs; fir balsam abs; frangipani abs; frankincense eo, co2 and geranium oil and abs; hay abs; guaicwood oil; hina flower attar; jasmine abs (grandiflorum, auriculatum and sambac); jonquil abs; lavender, co2 and abs; lavindin and abs; mimosa abs; musk, black attar; nagarmotha and co2; narcissus abs; neroli ; night queen abs and attar; oakmoss abs; opoponax and abs; orange blossom abs; osmanthus abs; patchouli , co2 and abs rose oils and abs(damascena, bourbonia, centifolia); ruh kewda and kewda attar; saffron attar and co2; sandalwood, co2 and abs; shamama attar; siamwood; styrax and abs; tonka bean abs; tuberose attar and abs; vanilla abs; vetiver, co2 and abs;violet leaf abs; ylang, co2 and abs. In perfumery ruh gulab/rose otto is used in Oriental bouquets, high class colognes, high class floral perfumes, literary perfumes, culinary creations, chypres, sacred perfumes, mythological creations.