Queen of Hungary Water
This is an ancient recipe for skin care, and has many versions and every herbalist has their own version based on the recipe of old. Make your own version for your use.
Some stories of the water include it being used to reverse aging, others have it as being a heal-all water for all sorts of topical issues.
1 part roses petals
1 part lavender flowers
1 part rosemary
1 part sage
1 part comfrey leaf
1 part lemon balm
1 part orange peel
1 part lemon peel
2 parts spearmint
Place in a jar and cover with apple cider vinegar, allow it steep in a jar for 2-3 weeks. When it is ready strain well and cut it with rosewater. So if you have 1 cup add 1 cup rosewater to it and bottle for use.
You can also alter the water by adding calendula flower, lilac flowers or a few drops of lavender or rose essential oils.
Excerpt from Demetria’s upcoming book- 475 Herbal and Aromatherapy Recipes.
Disclaimer: For educational use only. These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA.