BEAUTY KNOWHOW: A big, blooming thank you

It’s Mother’s Day next Sunday, so why not treat her – or anyone you like, for that matter – with one of these rose-infused delights?

Garnier Skinactive Micellar Rose Water Cleanse & GlowGarnier Skinactive Micellar Rose Water Cleanse & Glow, £6.99, boots.com. This bestselling cleansing water just got even better, with the addition of rose water for a delicate fragrance and extra-calming effect.

Baylis & Harding Royale Garden soap petalsBaylis & Harding Royale Garden Soap Petals, £10, amazon.co.uk. You could pop one of these next to a washbasin and use one petal at a time, or plop whole into the bath – it’s hypnotic to watch them dissolve.

Fresh Rose Deep Hydration Sleeping MaskFresh Rose Deep Hydration Sleeping Mask, £44, spacenk.com. This two-in-one treat comprises a rose water and hyaluronic acid-packed gel to plump, along with a water-cream mask with evening primrose root extract to hydrate. 

Miss Dior Rose n’Roses Eau De ToiletteMiss Dior Rose n’Roses Eau De Toilette, from £65, dior.com. A sophisticated floral frenzy based around the famous Grasse rose but with some zesty bergamot for added champagne-like sparkle.

Bulgari Rose Goldea Blossom Delight eau de parfumBulgari Rose Goldea Blossom Delight eau de parfum, from £49, debenhams.com. A joyous, sumptuous take on rose, this also has notes of jasmine and green papaya for added sultriness and zing. Gorgeous. 

Diptyque Paris en Fleur candleDiptyque Paris en Fleur candle, from £30, diptyqueparis.com. A fragrant ode to the City of Lights, this limited edition is an evocative mix of sumptuous rose and the freshness of patchouli. And after the final flame the beautiful art nouveau-inspired jar makes a brilliant make-up brush holder. 

Ashley & Co Bubbles & Polkadots Soothe Tube handcreamAshley & Co Bubbles & Polkadots Soothe Tube handcream, £17, johnlewis.com. A handbag-sized everyday essential that’s elevated with a delightful rose otto aroma, while shea butter, camomile extract and vitamin E provide an intensive hydration boost. 

Beauty Assistant: Alice Robertson