rose hip

noun

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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Consisting of ceramides and rose hip oil, this non-greasy, fast-absorbing eye cream works to restore the skin's natural moisture content in a noninvasive way. Nikhita Mahtani, CNN Underscored, "Want to fight dark circles? Look for these ingredients in your next eye cream," 10 Aug. 2019 This blend, which includes rose hips, orange peel, licorice root, cinnamon and lemongrass, is flavor-dense and extra-tart. Jolene Thym, The Mercury News, "Taste-Off: The Bay Area’s best (and worst) hibiscus teas," 13 July 2019 The best tame the tartness and build flavor by adding rose hips, berries, spices, flowers, lemongrass, licorice root, orange and more. Jolene Thym, The Mercury News, "Taste-Off: The Bay Area’s best (and worst) hibiscus teas," 13 July 2019 The 100% cold-pressed rose hip oil is great rehydrating the skin, correcting sun damage, and healing other skin conditions. Shalwah Evans, Essence, "9 After Sun Care Products You Didn’t Know You Needed For Summer," 19 June 2019 Brewed with blackberries and rose hips, it’s light and dry with just a hint of bitterness. Brierley Horton, Health.com, "8 Best Gluten-Free Beers You'll Want to Stock Up On," 27 June 2019 Like aloe and lavender, rose hip is also touted as go-to for treating burns. Shalwah Evans, Essence, "9 After Sun Care Products You Didn’t Know You Needed For Summer," 19 June 2019 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

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1857, in the meaning defined above

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rose hip

noun

English Language Learners Definition of rose hip

: a small fruit that grows on some rosebushes

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