rose hip


Definition of rose hip

: the ripened usually red or orange accessory fruit of a rose that consists of a fleshy receptacle enclosing numerous achenes

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And rose hip oil is often touted as having antioxidant benefits. Jenn Sinrich, SELF, "What You Should Know Before Using a Trendy New Face Oil," 13 Mar. 2019 For the face, there’s a citrus cleansing toner, designed to reduce inflammation without disrupting the natural pH; a serum that blends rose hip, jojoba, and other nourishing oils; and a floral hydrosol mist. Laura Regensdorf, Vogue, "Meet the Eckhaus Latta–Approved Herbalist With a Prescription for Balanced Skin and Less Stress," 4 Jan. 2019 The All Natural Favorite With zero compromise on blend-ability and color payoff, this organic dewy blush not only delivers a vibrant healthy flush, but also nourishes skin with moisturizing jojoba seed and anti-aging rose hip oils. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "The Best Cream Blushes to Wake Up Your Skin This Fall," 17 Oct. 2018 Many of the vendors sell the same ingredients—Persian dried limes, saffron, barberries, rose hips, and traditional Middle Eastern spice mixes. Laura Ratliff, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Best Shops in Dubai," 5 Mar. 2018 That same year, Britney Spears, the queen of the low-rise hip-hangers, performed in a frayed incarnation complete with an above-the-navel white crop top at the 29th American Music Awards. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Are Trashy-Chic, Extreme Ripped Jeans Officially Back?," 21 June 2018 With a superlight yet moisturizing texture, this formulation includes brightening, antioxidant-rich rose hip oil, anti-inflammatory, hydrating camellia oil and fast-absorbing moisture-barrier protecting meadow-foam seed oil. Janna Mandell,, "Summer skin-care solutions by microclimate," 12 July 2018 Similar to sugar and sea salt, rose hip seed oil can be used as a natural exfoliator when combined with baking soda. Kris Rile, Good Housekeeping, "7 Amazing Benefits Of Adding Rosehip Oil To Your Skin-Care Routine," 15 Dec. 2017 For example, The Purist shampoo and conditioner contain energizing ginger, shea butter, and lemon balm for deep cleansing; The Booster hair products use rose hip, aloe vera, and geranium to help create volume. Erin Flaherty, Marie Claire, "Beauty Travels: Exploring India’s Centuries-Old Obsession with Jasmine," 6 Dec. 2017

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1857, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of rose hip

: a small fruit that grows on some rosebushes

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