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Essential Oil Details

Essential Name
: Rose Ranisahiba essential oil
Plant Name
: Rose, Damask Rose
Plant Variety Name
: Ranisahiba
Plant Tissue Name
: Flowers



Other Details

The oil is also used in poor circulation, asthma and coughs, irregular menstruation, leucorrhoea, and uterine disorders. On the skin, it can be used for dry skin, eczema and sensitive skin. Vapor therapy of rose oil is helpful for some allergies, headaches, migraine, etc.


1. Patra NK, Kumar S, Khanuja SPS, Shasanay AK, Darokar MP, Kalra A, Ram P, Singh HB, Singh HP, Singh VR, Kumar B, Tanveer H, Mengi N, Rajput DK, Negi Ms, Tyagi NK, Singh VP, Singh A, Singh JP, Naqvi AA. 2001. Ranisahiba - a variety with impressive flower and essential oil yield of Kannauj-damask rose. J Med Arom Pl Sci 23: 122-124.

2. Verma, Ram Swaroop, et al. "Volatile constituents of essential oil and rose water of damask rose (Rosa damascena Mill.) cultivars from North Indian hills." Natural product research (2011).

Major Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1Phenyl Ethyl Alcohol 79.0

Minor Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1Citronellol 5.5
2Geraniol 4.6
3Heneicosane 3.6
4Benzyl Alcohol 2.5
5Nerol 1.2
6(E)-beta-Damascenone 0.6
7(E)-Beta-Terpineol Trace
8Cis-Rose Oxide Trace
9Geranial 0.5
10Linalool 0.1
11Neral Trace
12Terpinen-4-Ol 0.2

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