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3 oz. vodka Small glass container 20 drops bergamot essential oil 10 drops patchouli essential oil 5 drops cedarwood essential oil 3 drops ginger essential oil
1. 1 Pour 3 oz. of vodka in a small glass container. This is the base of your perfume oil recipe. 2. 2 Add 20 drops of bergamot essential oil, 10 drops of patchouli essential oil, five drops of cedarwood essential oil and three drops of ginger essential oil to your vodka. These are the fragrances of your perfume oil recipe. 3. 3 Place the lid on your glass container and give it a few shakes to combine the ingredients. 4. 4 Set your glass container aside for one to four weeks so that the fragrances have time to combine and get a little stronger. 5. 5 Rub a few dabs of the homemade perfume oil on your skin after your morning shower.
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Jojoba oil is a stable unscented oil.com http://www. add the essential oils to 25 ml of carrier oil. You will also need a dark blue or amber glass bottle with a tight rubber lid (e. Materials 1. the essential oil(s) is the source of the perfume's aroma. try creating a blend from all three notes to harmonize the aroma (see Reference 2). Create the Recipe 2.g. Mix the oils well with a metal or glass utensil and then pour the perfume into a glass container. The essential oil you choose will determine how long the aroma from the perfume stays on your skin. Add the essential oils slowly until you have added about 5 ml of essential oils (1 ml is equal to 20 drops of essential oil) (see Reference 1).html#ixzz13LMnZGeQ . small glass medicine dropper) to store your perfume. Sharp and strong top note oils such as bergamot have a high evaporation rate while mild middle note essential oils such as hyssop have a medium evaporation rate. If you are interested in adding more than one essential oil in your perfume recipe.ehow. sensuous and relaxing base note essential oils such as rose oil have the lowest evaporation rate. and shake the perfume bottle each time before you apply the perfume oil. In a small glass dish..com/way_5465081_perfume-oilrecipe. Choose a base carrier oil that is organic and cold or expeller pressed. Use small glass dishes to mix your carrier oil and essential oil together as essential oils may damage plastic materials. Read more: Perfume Oil Recipe | eHow. Use this recipe to create multiple aromas that suit your tastes and always perform a patch test of the perfume on a small area of skin before you begin using it. Choosing the right carrier oil and essential oil or essential oil combinations in your recipe will create a perfume with a unique and lasting aroma.Perfume Oil Recipe By Elizabeth Webster. Base oils and essential oils may be available in local health food stores or purchased through Internet retailers. Perfume oil recipes should be mixed in small batches as most carrier oils only last for approximately 6 months once they are purchased. eHow Contributor A basic perfume oil recipe only requires two ingredients: a base carrier oil and an essential oil. which is frequently used as a carrier oil in cosmetic recipes (see Reference 3). The base oil in the perfume recipe will safely dilute and carry the essential oil for skin applications and reduce essential oil evaporation rates. but you may also want to consider sweet almond oil. apricot kernel oil. Leave the perfume oil in a cool dark place for at least 1 week. grapeseed oil. Always use therapeutic grade essential oils in your perfume recipe. camelina oil. hazelnut oil or pomegranate seed oil.
they also do best when stored in dark glass. but they're also much more powerful in terms of aroma. If you plan on using any essential oils in your perfume. 5 drops orange and 3 drops cinnamon. Though you can store scented oils in plastic. Perfume Oil Container 2. Add 3 drops rose. Once you've chosen the oils you want to use to create your own perfume oil. eHow Contributor A few drops of lemongrass essential oil adds a refreshing aroma to perfume. Place the lid on the perfume oil container and shake vigorously. Mix 8 drops cranberry scented oil. For perfume oil you can sprinkle on potpourri.html#ixzz13LNRt78B . Adjust the scent as needed and sprinkle a few drops on the potpourri to freshen up your home. as the oils will react with the plastic and destroy both the scent and the bottle. try a simple. Fine tune the fragrance by adding single drops of each scent as needed. Applying it to clothes will leaves stains just like any other heavy oil. 2 drops cedar and 2 drops pine. To create a light and breezy perfume oil. Schurman.Recipes for Perfume Oils By A. Perfume Oil Recipes 3. such as ocean mist. Essential oils and scented oils are the two major types of perfume oil. Fine tune the fragrance as needed Read more: Recipes for Perfume Oils | eHow.com/way_5457143_recipes-perfume-oils. Remove the lid and check the scent. try a woodsy and refreshing perfume oil. 4 drops oakmoss. Essential oils are much more expensive that scented oils. Perfume Oil Types 1. 8 drops apple. 3 drops vanilla. The oils can be used as a perfume or cologne base and can be sprinkled onto potpourri or a diffuser. it's vital that you use a dark glass container with a tight lid. While perfume dilutes the oils with alcohol and/or water. you need a container to store the results. 2 drops spearmint and 2 drops lemongrass. Perfume oils are strong mixtures of aromatic oils. go with essential oils. They can be used to add fragrance to lotions or bath salts and as a base ingredient for incense. If you want to wear perfume oil as a perfume product. Choosing between the two oil types depends heavily on the type of perfume oil you want to create. spring breeze or fresh rain.ehow. make sure to apply the oil to your skin. Essential oils are plant-based and only come in natural aromas. If you want a light and budget-friendly perfume that smells like cotton candy and bubble gum. The glass helps preserve the aroma and dark color helps protect the oils from damaging sunlight. If you want a strong and intricate perfume that smells like a bouquet of spring flowers. Place lid on oil and shake well to mix. Mix together 8 drops sandalwood. perfume oils are pure and undiluted. go with scented oils. start with 12 drops of an ozone-inspired scented oil. food-inspired mixture. 6 drops cedar. If you're looking to use only essential oils. 4 drops jasmine. Scented oils are chemical-based and come in natural or artificial aromas. Place lid on oil and shake well to mix. Never store essential oils in plastic.com http://www.
Mixing essential oils to make your own perfume can be a lesson in patience and experimentation. cap tightly and store in a cool dark spot for at least 10 days. 1 Pour 1 tsp. shaking the bottle three times per day. then the top. vodka into dark glass bottle. once you get that perfect fragrance recipe. 2. Place two drops of the base oil--sandalwood--in the bottle. oil and 1 tsp. However. Add the base essential oil first. then the mid level. shaking the bottle after each drop of oil. Shake well after each drop. you'll never go back to buying the chemically treated perfumes available in the local stores. Place two drops of the mid-level oil--bergermot--into the bottle. Shake well after each drop. eHow Contributor Organic essential oils can be purchased from any health food store. Once completed. Place one drop each of the top oils--jasmine and rose--into .How to Mix Essential Oils for Perfume By Danita Fausek. Use the almond oil until your "receipe" is perfected. Difficulty: Moderate Instructions Things You'll Need: y y y y y y y Essential oils Jojoba oil and/or almond oil Vodka Measuring spoons Dark glass bottle with stopper Eye dropper Glass funnel 1. 2 Wild Bergermot Mix oils for Happiness. then make your final perfume using the Jojoba oil. using the funnel.
Shake well.html#ixzz13LOxaO1E . 3 Mix oils to inspire you. Cap the bottle and let rest for at least 10 days. Place three drops of the top oil--cassis--into the bottle. Place 3three drops each of the top oils--grapefruit and rosemary--into the bottle. 4 Mix oils for a clean fresh scent.com/how_4464558_mix-essential-oils-perfume.the bottle. shaking the bottle three times per day. Shake well after each drop. Place one drop of the base oil--frankincense--in the bottle. again making sure to shake well after each. Shake well after each drop. Place two drops of the mid-level oil--spearment--into the bottle. again making sure to shake well after each. shaking the bottle three times per day. Cap the bottle and let rest for at least 10 days. Place two drops of the base oil--sandalwood--in the bottle. 4. Cap the bottle and let rest for at least 10 days. Read more: How to Mix Essential Oils for Perfume | eHow.com http://www. Shake well after each drop. again making sure to shake well after each. shaking the bottle three times per day. Place three drops of the mid-level oil--bergermot--into the bottle. 3.ehow.
It is best to buy a high quality 100% proof vodka since it has virtually no smell. is to write down the recipe. wipe down with alcohol to remove all fragrance traces. as it often happens that a person would prepare a wonderful fragrance. but for the sake of ease vodka can be used.be that the alcohol/vodka or jojoba oil . . The oil base that can be used is jojoba oil . and if they are equipped with screw tops make sure that the tops have liners.The ideas below are a simple guide for you to get started. For storing your mixed fragrances buy blue or amber glass bottles. eau de toilette and eau de cologne is based on the strength of the fragrance it contains and the percentages of essences used.5%. To work out your percentages convert the total of the oil used as well as the base . and to prevent any allergic reaction. After you have used your mixing equipment. When mixing your fragrance you should use glass containers. and if they have cork stoppers you would need to seal the cork stopper with paraffin wax to prevent oxidation. you can work on the premise that 1 ml is 20 drops. The alcohol to use is ethanol. as you are mixing it. For a perfume you will use around 15% essential oil. The percentage of essential oil used in perfumes is high. rinse in clean water and dry for next use. The classification of perfume. For mixing the blend never use a metal object. dry. When blending your perfume or eau de toilette or cologne start with the base (alcohol/vodka or oil base depending on what you are making) and add the oils drop by drop. as some plastic containers and instruments do tend to retain fragrance particles. remember to do a skin patch test if you have never used a particular oil. but it must be kept in mind that it is easier to add more essential oils to a blend to make the fragrance stronger. Jojoba has excellent keeping properties and does not have a very heavy odor of its own. but rather use a glass rod. wash again. Essential oils are either added to alcohol or an oil base when making perfumes at home. For this reason it is better to rather add too little of an oil. One cardinal rule you should always follow.8% essential oil and a yet lighter eau de cologne 1 . whilst for a lighter eau de toilette you will use about 4 . and also look at our page on essential oil safety by clicking here. and to top up later if you are looking for a stronger fragrance.which is really a liquid wax. only to find that they cannot remember the quantities or the oils used in the mixture. If you want to work out your percentages. wash very well with a strong soapy solution. than it is to dilute the blend in order to tone the fragrance down.to drops.
cap and leave for x amount of days. 'All alive' perfume y y y y y y y y 4 drops sweet orange 10 drops lemon 6 drops tangerine 8 drops frankincense 5 drops neroli 1 drop myrrh 11 ml alcohol/vodka or 11 ml jojoba oil for a oil based perfume. Sensual perfume for women y y y y y y 5 drops coriander 6 drops bergamot 4 drops neroli 1 drops jasmine blend 3 drops rose blend 10 ml jojoba oil .If your total drops are. giving the bottle a gentle shake every day. Old fashioned Eau-de-Cologne y y y y y y y y 16 drops bergamot 15 drops petitgrain 2 drops orange 15 drops lemon 5 drops lavender 5 drops neroli 10 ml orange flower water 230 ml alcohol/vodka Place the alcohol/vodka base into your glass mixing container. and your base 240 ml (240 x 20 = 4. let's say 58 drops. cap and leave the mixture for 4 days and then add the orange flower water and re-cap. add the oils in the order listed and mix well.800 drops) divide the amount of drops by the amount of drops in the base.2% concentrate of oil in the mixture. Bottle. Bottle and use. Place the base into your mixing container and add the ingredients in the order listed and mix. but do note your concentration will then exceed 15%. Some of the recipes state that you should mix the blend. Using the above example you will get a result of 0. bottle. This is to give the fragrance time to settle and to achieve a more rounded fragrance. Leave the mixture for at least two weeks.012 = 1. You can reduce the base.
.Place oil base in mixing container. Your personal taste will determine what you like. Bottle. cap and leave one week before using. add oils in the order listed and mix. add the oils in the order given and mix well. Sensual eau de cologne for men y y y y y y 10 drops lavender 20 drops coriander 22 drops sandalwood 23 drops cedarwood 5 drop frankincense 100 ml alcohol/vodka Place the alcohol/vodka mixture into your mixing bowl. The above is our humble contribution to fragrance mixing and is really basic. and it may be a good idea to look at our pages on floral notes and blending for more information when blending your own fragrance.
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