Coming up roses

Rose water is usually prohibitively expensive - and with good reason. Over 1,000 fresh hand-picked petals are needed for just one gram of rose oil. But thanks to the smart sourcing skills of Bulgarian-born Ana Dobreva, Hongkongers can get their hands on the beauty product at an affordable...



Tuesday, July 07, 2020

Rose water is usually prohibitively expensive - and with good reason. Over 1,000 fresh hand-picked petals are needed for just one gram of rose oil. But thanks to the smart sourcing skills of Bulgarian-born Ana Dobreva, Hongkongers can get their hands on the beauty product at an affordable price.

Omaia's inaugural product, a 100 percent organic rose water made from rare damask roses grown in Bulgaria's Rose Valley, is a mere HK$380 for 100ml.

Website: omaia.eu