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Hydrosols (hydrolats)

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Helichrysum hydrolat or hydrosolHydrosols have a delicate nature and a light aroma. (See How to use hydrosols). They are ideal for situations that require gentle aromatic care, especially with children, the elderly, the highly sensitive, and those debilitated by illness. And they can be highly effective because they contain the water-soluble parts of the plant ... and of course the body is about 60% water. When you steam distil plant material you end up with two different liquids. One is 'oily' and the other 'watery'. After the distillation process they quickly separate out (like oil and vinegar) with the essential oil floating on the surface. However the watery compound also contains many therapeutic plant compounds and this water is known as a Hydrosol or Hydrolat. The image on the right is Helichrysum italicum growing on the high Valensole plateau in Provence. The hydrosol from Helichrysum is remarkable for skin repair.

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  • Clary Sage Hydrosol Organic

    Salvia sclarea
    5239
    £12.75
  • Rosemary ct Camphor Hydrosol Organic

    Rosmarinus officinalis / Salvia rosmarinus
    5215
    £11.99
  • Sage Hydrosol Organic

    Salvia officinalis
    5240
    £12.99
  • Arnica Hydrosol Organic

    Arnica montana
    5232
    £16.49
  • Mountain Manuka Hydrosol

    Leptospermum scoparium
    5209
    £21.99
  • Butterfly Gingerlily Hydrosol

    Hedychium coronarium Koenig
    5204
    £24.49
  • Thyme Thuyanol Hydrosol

    Thymus vulgaris
    5252
    £13.25
  • St. John's Wort Hydrosol Organic

    Hypericum perforatum
    5243
    £12.99
  • Ravintsara Hydrosol Organic

    Cinnamomum camphora cineoliferum
    5287
    £17.99
  • Bergamot Hydrosol Organic

    Citrus bergamia
    5223
    £15.99
  • Vitex Hydrosol Organic

    Vitex agnus castus L.
    5258
    £15.25
  • Atlas Cedar Hydrosol Organic

    Cedrus atlantica
    5235
    £12.75
  • Mugwort Hydrosol

    Artemisia arborescens
    5247
    £12.75
  • Oregano Hydrosol Organic

    Origanum vulgare
    5236
    £12.75
  • Basil Linalol Hydrosol Organic

    Ocimum basilicum
    5237
    £13.49
  • Thyme (thymol) Hydrosol Organic

    Thymus vulgaris
    5250
    £13.25

About Hydrosols (hydrolats)

About Hydrosols (hydrolats)

Oshadhi offers over 70 different hydrosols (hydrolats) of which the majority are certified organic. These are all true aromatherapy hydrosols: i.e. the water that is collected when plants are steam distilled, and that's it. Nothing else. No additives, no preservatives, no alcohol.

Our best selling hydrosols are Helichrysum Hydrosol, Bulgarian Rose Hydrosol, Orange Blossoms Neroli Hydrosol, and Lavender Hydrosol. Many people find that using a spraytop with the hydrosol gives an even coverage on the skin, causes less waste, and keeps the product fresher for longer. This is supplied separately here.

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Oshadhi offers over 70 different hydrosols (hydrolats) of which the majority are certified organic. These are all true aromatherapy hydrosols: i.e. the water that is collected when plants are steam distilled, and that's it. Nothing else. No additives, no preservatives, no alcohol.

Our best selling hydrosols are Helichrysum Hydrosol, Bulgarian Rose Hydrosol, Orange Blossoms Neroli Hydrosol, and Lavender Hydrosol. Many people find that using a spraytop with the hydrosol gives an even coverage on the skin, causes less waste, and keeps the product fresher for longer. This is supplied separately here.

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