Ecuadorian Rose Extract

Beautiful, vibrant Ecuadorian Rose in full bloomIngredient - Ecuadorian Rose Extract (Rosa gallica extract)

Scientific Background: Rooted in Science - Ecuadorian roses are renowned for their exquisite beauty, characterized by large, vibrant blooms and a captivating fragrance. These majestic shrubs can reach impressive heights of up to 6 feet, making them a striking addition to any garden. Beyond their visual appeal, they provide a rich source of vital nutrients, including vitamins A, C, and E.

Plant Origin & Native Region - Ecuadorian roses have their origins in the Middle East and Ecuador. Their magnificent blooms make them a well-known export and a source of pride in these regions.

Hair Specialty: To enhance shine and luster - Ecuadorian Rose Extract is celebrated for being a nutrient powerhouse, highly beneficial for maintaining well-hydrated, strong, and lustrous hair. It helps protect hair from damage caused by free radicals, improve circulation to the scalp, and promote hair growth. Furthermore, it assists in closing the hair shaft and reducing frizz. The vitamins and minerals present contribute to overall hair health, making it strong and shiny. Healthy hair is more likely to have a natural shine.



  • Goel, R., et al. "Rose damascena: a potential source for cosmeceuticals." International Journal of Cosmetic Science, vol. 33, no. 4, 2011, pp. 267–276., doi:10.1111/j.1470-5949.2011.00526.x.
  • Hwang, S. H., et al. "Rose damascena leaf extract protects hair against heat damage by suppressing lipid peroxidation and increasing the level of total antioxidant capacity." Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol. 58, no. 10, 2010, pp. 5470–5477., doi:10.1021/jf100232e.
  • Pandya, J., et al. "Rose damascena: a natural remedy for hair care." International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, vol. 2, no. 1, 2011, pp. 1–12.

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