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May
08

24 Ways to Scent Your Home


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24 Ways to Scent Your Home

If you love room scents, then you are going to want to take a look at our list of 24 Ways to Scent Your Home. This list combines a variety of creative scenting ideas from the Natures Garden website. These recipes are all fairly easy to create and you’ll have fun creating and using these products. In this list, we have a few that are perfect for holidays and there are some that are perfect as an everyday room scent. Plus, we have everything from aroma bead ornaments to liquid potpourri as there are solid, liquid, and spray room scenting options. These ideas all work wonderfully for scenting your home.  In addition, some can be used to scent your car. Regardless of what you are looking for, this list is sure to have something that will work for your particular home scenting needs. So, scroll through this list and pick out your favorite ideas with your favorite fragrance oils.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Autumn Leaves Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Autumn Leaves Potpourri Recipe

First, get ready for a room scenting recipe that is perfect for a festive fall time! This step by step recipe provides you the opportunity to create a lovely potpourri recipe for your oil burner. Not only does this recipe have the perfect aroma for the autumn season, but there the decorative fall leaves make it aesthetically perfect as well. Overall, this is a hard room scent to pass up for those that admire fall. It is also perfectly scented with Natures Garden’s Autumn Woods Fragrance Oil.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Candle Wax Tarts Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Candle Wax Tarts Recipe

Next, try out a recipe for a beloved room scenting product. While candles work wonderfully as a room scent, wax tarts are a simpler alternative that doesn’t require wicks or lighters. So, this is the perfect room scent for those that are looking for a change from traditional candles. Plus, this recipe uses both the Apple Cinnamon Fragrance Oil and a Vanilla Bean Fragrance Oil, which are wonderful room scents for your tart burner.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Candy Corn Clamshell Tarts Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Candy Corn Clamshell Tarts Recipe

Now, take a peek at a recipe that is as sweet as sugary candy. So, these delicious candy corn inspired wax tarts are obviously layered in the iconic striped colors. Not only are these creative wax tarts super cute, but their candy corn scent is exactly what you’d expect. Whether you are looking for a perfect Halloween scent or just enjoy sweet scents this is a perfect recipe!

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Pumpkin Delight Clamshell Tarts Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Pumpkin Delight Clamshell Tarts Recipe

Check out another spin on the idea of layering wax tarts is this cute pumpkin themed tarts. It’s a simple way to spice up a well-known room scenting recipe. Further, this room scenting recipe uses the Pumpkin Crunch Cake Fragrance Oil, which a rich and delicious food aroma. So, this is perfect pumpkin recipe for scenting your home wax melt burner.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Christmas Liquid Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Christmas Liquid Potpourri Recipe

Check out a recipe that would be perfect for your holiday season. This cheerful liquid potpourri scent has the unique aroma of Natures Garden’s Christmas Thyme Fragrance Oil. This scent is a perfect blend of fresh pine and seasonal spices that come together beautifully. So, you will not want your holiday season to be missing this perfectly merry aroma in your burner.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Ghostly Scented Toilet Paper Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Ghostly Scented Toilet Paper Recipe

Ready for a unique way to scent your home? This scented ghost recipe is a creative way to combine Halloween decorating and room scenting in the best way. Not only is this recipe sweetly scented with the Tricks or Treat scent, but this craft is super cute! This little ghost is the spooky, adorable, and perfect for this sweet holiday.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Gingerbread 24 Ways to Scent Your Home Gingerbread Aroma Beads Air Fresheners Recipe

Next, try out a holiday cookie themed recipe that is perfect for Christmas. Not only so these gingerbread men serve as cute decoration, but these crafts are perfect for creating a fitting holiday aroma. These cookies are obviously scented with the delicious Gingerbread Fragrance Oil. Plus, these room scenting crafts are perfect for decorating on, just like real holiday cookies!

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Gingerbread Men Wax Ornaments Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Gingerbread Men Wax Ornaments Recipe

The only thing better than one gingerbread cookie inspired recipe is two recipes! Instead of using aroma beads, this cheerful recipe uses candle wax to create tiny gingerbread scented men shaped decorations. So, you can either choose your favorite or try out both. Either way, these gingerbread men are perfect for scenting your home and decorating your Christmas tree.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Glamour Aroma Bead Air Freshener Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Glamour Aroma Bead Air Freshener Recipe

Next, try out another super cute room scenting recipe by Natures Garden. These glamorous star air fresheners are perfect for scenting your home. Not only are these stars scented with the I’m Too Sexy Fragrance Oil, but they are cute enough to leave around your home. So, you have a simple craft that smells gorgeous and looks cute!

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Glistening Snowflakes Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Glistening Snowflakes Potpourri Recipe

Winter wonderlands have never smelled this right. This scenting recipe is a great choice for the Christmas season as the snowflakes are perfect for decorating.  Not only does this recipe include adorable wax snowflakes and snow, but the scent is minty, fresh Jack Frost Fragrance Oil. With the addition of diamond dust mica it is sparkly and gorgeous. So, place a scoop of this wax potpourri recipe in your burner and see the magic for yourself.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Island Fresh Air Freshener Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Island Fresh Air Freshener Recipe

Looking for a room scent idea that you can use to decorate? Try out this star shaped aroma bead recipe that uses an island fresh scent. This room scenting craft is perfect as a car air freshener or just a regular living room air freshener. Where ever you decide to use these stars, the scent will be fabulously fresh ocean air aroma.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Metallic Scented Stones Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Metallic Scented Stones Recipe

Another great Christmas recipe is the one inspired by the gifts given to baby Jesus by the three wise men. Since this glorious holiday is meant to be about love and goodwill, it makes perfect sense that your home includes reminders of the lord on this blessed day. So, try making this lovely room scent with the Precious Gifts Fragrance Oil, which smells absolutely perfect for this recipe!

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Mulberry Love Air Freshener Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Mulberry Love Air Freshener Recipe

Get ready for an aroma bead ornament that you’re going to love. This recipe creates heart shaped room scenting craft that uses a classic mulberry fragrance oil. So, you can truly enjoy this spicy wild berry scent as it is pretty enough to leave out to scent your home. Whether you hang this craft or leave it in a dish on the counter the scent remains wonderfully strong.


24 Ways to Scent Your Home
24 Ways to Scent Your Home Odor Eiminator Room and Body Spray RecipeOdor Eliminator Room and Body Spray Recipe

While there are many wonderful solid room scenting projects, there’s nothing simpler than a great air freshener spray. Room sprays are a perfect and immediate solution to a smelly situation. Whenever or wherever in your home that you need an extra scent boost. Plus, this recipe has the Fresh Pear Fragrance Oil, which is a lovely fruit scent that is strong and lovely.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Organza Air Freshening Beads Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Organza Air Freshening Beads Recipe

Next, check out an easy way to use sachet beads to scent your home. Simply add your scented aroma beads to an Organza Bags and you’re ready to use your craft! This recipe uses a fresh, tropical, iced pineapple scent that is perfect for room scenting. Plus, this recipe is perfect for traveling or hiding throughout your home.


24 Ways to Scent Your Home Pink Salt Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home
Pink Salt Potpourri Recipe

The next room scenting craft purifies and scents the air beautifully. The Pink Salt Potpourri combines the wonderful properties of Himalayan Pink Salt and the gorgeous aroma of Pomegranate Cider Fragrance Oil. This creates a perfect air freshener that smells lovely. Simply scoop some of the potpourri into the dish of the wax warmer dish.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Shimmer Gel Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Shimmer Gel Potpourri Recipe

Further, you can try out a gorgeous room scenting idea! Not only is this product scented with the feminine Glitter Fragrance Oil, this the gel incorporates mica to create a pretty shimmer appearance. This wax-based gel potpourri recipe that that is easy to make and easier to use. Simply add some of this glittery gel to your wax tart warmer and you’re ready to use!

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Moon Flower Sachet Pillow Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Moon Flower Sachet Pillow Recipe

Now, try out a sachet pillow recipe that is perfectly scented. This recipe has you create a couple pouches that perfectly contain a sophisticated and spicy floral. So, this recipe is an elegant way to utilize the aroma beads without actually dealing with fusing the beads into a shape. Simply add your scented sachet beads to your pouch and relax with your fantastic room scenting creation.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Spicy Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Spicy Potpourri Recipe

If you like strong cinnamon spice aromas, then this is not a recipe you will want to miss out on. This Spicy Liquid Potpourri is a perfect scent blend of fresh spices contained in the Potpourri Spice Fragrance Oil by Nature’s Garden. Plus, this scent is strong and long lasting. Now, all you need is this liquid potpourri and a wax warmer and your home will be scented in no time.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Spring Smelly Jelly Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Spring Smelly Jelly Recipe

Smelly Jellies are a room scenting product that everyone can create. So, this craft is perfect for parents and kids to get together and scent the house. This recipe is super easy and is a great way to add a sweet scent to your home. Since this recipe includes a fragrance called Easter Bunny Burps Fragrance Oil, which is a vibrant aroma, it is a perfect aroma to bring out for this sweet holiday.  You can also use Lilac Fragrance Oil or Jelly Bean Fragrance Oil perfect for spring.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Vacuum Air Freshening Beads Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Vacuum Air Freshening Beads Recipe

Next, check out a recipe that freshens the air as you clean your home. This creates a clean environment that you can just sit back and relax in. Just scent some aroma beads, sprinkle about a tablespoon of these beads on a dirty carpet and vacuum them up. Not only will you end up with a clean house, but your home will smell fresh and clean!  This room scenting tutorial will how you how to use White Tea Fragrance Oil in aroma beads.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Valentine’s Day Bouquet Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Valentine’s Day Bouquet Recipe

Check out a crazy amazing a crazy amazing idea for Valentines Day that smells great! This project combines three ideas for room scenting that create a gorgeous bouquet. In addition, it includes Angel Love Fragrance Oil, Fresh Cut Roses Fragrance Oil, and Dare to be Sexy Fragrance Oil from Natures Garden. Just add some of your scented aroma beads to a vase and you are ready to fill out a bouquet. This bouquet is made up of aroma buds, skewered melt and pour soaps, and aroma bead ornaments on sticks that creates perfect décor for this day of love.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Valentine’s Day Scented Rocks Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Valentine’s Day Scented Rocks Recipe

Another fun idea is to create decorative rocks that smell great. Not only can you create some decorative rocks for your home, but you can even create a few that are heart shaped to add to the décor. Plus, this decoration is scented with the Sinfully Hot Fragrance Oil. This spicy cinnamon scent is perfect for Valentine’s Day and works well as a room scent.

24 Ways to Scent Your Home Vanilla Liquid Potpourri Recipe24 Ways to Scent Your Home Vanilla Liquid Potpourri Recipe

Finally, you can try out a simple, yet elegant, scenting product for your home. This product is a liquid potpourri that is added to a wax tart warmer. Although this creation scents your home just like a wax tart, there is none of the mess of trying to remove old wax from your warmer. So, liquid potpourri is a simpler way to beautifully scent your home with Natures Garden’s Vanilla Lace and Pearls Fragrance Oil.

Apr
07

Baby Fragrance


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baby fragranceBedtime Bath Type Fragrance Oil– Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Bedtime Bath Type Fragrance Oil is the perfect baby fragrance.  With its soft, soothing, and smooth aroma, this scent is great for night time bath and lotion products.  But, bedtime bath type fragrance does not only work in bath themed items, it also works great for relaxing candles, and peaceful air fresheners.  All in all, this baby fragrance helps everyone in the house unwind.  According to our customers, this scent is said to be quite lovely and wonderfully relaxing to everyone.  With this baby fragrance and its pleasant, dreamy aroma; this scent will bring a whole new level of calm to chaotic nighttime routines.

What does Bedtime Bath Type Fragrance Oil smell like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is the soothing bedtime blend of mandarin, lavender and chamomile, neroli and lily of the valley.  Bottom notes of hay and musk.

How do our customers use Bedtime Bath Type Fragrance Oil?

For all of you candle crafters out there; this baby fragrance is used in soy blends, paraffin, soy, WOW, Joy, Gel, and palm waxes.  This fragrance is very comforting and has fabulously relaxing hot and cold scent throw.  This fragrance oil also works well for calming room fresheners, whether it is linen sprays, oil burners, or sachet beads.

For bath and body crafters, this fragrance is GREAT and has tons of uses!  The usage rate for this baby fragrance oil is 5%.  This amazing fragrance is used to make: solid lotion bars, bath bombs, body scrubs, spray lotions, bubble baths, melt and pour soaps, bath gels, shampoos, conditioners, and lotions.  Finally, for those of you that are cold process soapers, this baby fragrance soaps like a dream.  In fact, many of our soaping clients say this fragrance even provides plenty of time for swirls.  Here are the official results:  Perfect Pour, no ricing, no acceleration, no discoloration, fragrance is great.

If you would like to use this fragrance in a fun bedtime bath product for kids, please click on this link to view Natures Gardens Crayon Soap Recipe.

Apr
06

Original Scent


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original scentAphrodisiac Fragrance Oil– Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Aphrodisiac Fragrance Oil is highly intoxicating and sexy to say the least. This mouthwatering and original scent is absolutely fantastic.  With its energizing aroma this fragrance is a must have; especially if you have an invigorating themed product line!  The perfect scent for a your home or work space, this original scent has it all.  One whiff and YOU ARE HOOKED!  This refreshing scent is a huge hit too!  Many of our customers give this scent one big thumbs up.

What does Aphrodisiac Fragrance Oil smell like?

An amazingly complex and energizing fragrance oil by Natures Garden.  Aphrodisiac begins with top notes of grapefruit, lemon, mandarin, and green tomato leaf; followed by middle notes of jasmine and dry base notes of eucalyptus and woods.  An NG Original Fragrance!  A Best Seller!

How do our customers use Aphrodisiac Fragrance Oil?

For candle crafters and home scenters; Aphrodisiac Fragrance Oil is used in Palm, Soy, soy blends, pillar of bliss, paraffin, Joy, and Gel waxes.  This original scent has incredible cold and hot scent throw.  This energizing fragrance oil also works extremely well for home deodorizing sprays, oil burners, aroma beads, smelly jellies, and even reed diffusers.

For bath and body crafters, this original fragrance is a must!  The usage rate for this fragrance oil is 5%.  This amazing fragrance is used to make: solid lotion bars, bath fizzies, sugar scrubs, bath gels, spray lotions, perfumes, melt and pour soaps, hair conditioners, body sprays, and whipped body butters.  Finally, for those of you that are cold process soapers, this fragrance has very good scent retention.  Here are the official results: Awesome scent, nice and strong in cp soap, no ricing, no acceleration, no discoloration.

If you are looking for a great recipe using this original scent, please click on this link to view Natures Gardens Leopard Candle Recipe.

Apr
03

Banana Kiwi Scent


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banana kiwi scentBanana Kiwi Fragrance OilFragrance Oil Spotlight

This is a fantastically fresh scent.  The banana and kiwi notes come together like a match made in heaven.  This banana kiwi scent is tart yet mouthwatering fresh as the same time.  The aroma of this fruity scent will take you to a tropical paradise.  This fragrance oil is very addictive and many of our clients say banana kiwi makes for repeat customers.  A perfect spring and summer scent for your finished products, this fragrance is a keeper.  Everyone seems to love this scent and they consider it a must have for every homemade line!

What does Banana Kiwi Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is the aroma of fresh banana (not too ripened), with a base note of tart kiwi.  A Best Seller!

How Do Our Customers Use Banana Kiwi Fragrance Oil?

For all of you candle crafters; banana kiwi fragrance oil is used in soy, palm, soy blends, paraffin, WOW, Joy, tarts, gel, and Pillar of Bliss waxes.  This fragrance is very aromatic and has no problems with scent throw (hot or cold).  Banana Kiwi fragrance oil also works well for room fresheners, whether it is oil burners, aroma beads, smelly jellies, or wax dipped stuffed animals.

For bath and body crafters, this fragrance is a win-win!  The usage rate for this fragrance oil is 5% and banana kiwi does have a 1% vanillin content, so vanilla white color stabilizer is suggested to reduce discoloration in finished products.  This tropical scent is used to make the following homemade items: solid lotion bars, bath bombs, shower gels, lotions, spray on perfumes, melt and pour soaps, bubble baths, and body butters.  Finally, for those of you that are cold process soapers, this fragrance soaped like a dream.  Here are the official results: Perfect Pour, no ricing, no acceleration, no separation, discolors to a tan. Fabulous scent retention.

Mar
18

A Lovely Scent


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angelica scentAngelica Fragrance Oil a Lovely Scent

Angelica is a soft and romantic aroma which is adored as a feminine scent.  It is floral, playful, and very fragrant.  Many of our clientele state Angelica Fragrance Oil has a long lasting aroma in their products.  Indeed, with this fragrance, people will be asking what scent you are wearing all day long.

What does Angelica Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden was one we have done our very best at to create the same aromatic characteristics as the expensive essential oil.  Angelica essential oil is considered a true luxury in the formulation of fine perfumes.  Angelica fragrance begins with top notes of white lily, jasmine, and rose;  followed by middle notes of citrus, violet, and pepper;  sitting on base notes of patchouli, sandalwood, and white musk.  A Best Seller!

How Do Our Customers Use Angelica Fragrance Oil?

For candle crafters and home scenters; our customers use this fragrance oil in their soy wax, Joy wax, and WOW wax.  In candle form, Angelica Fragrance has a good scent throw with a well rounded aroma.  As for making your house smell good, some of our customers use this lovely scent in their potpourri burners, incense, aroma beads, and odor eliminating sprays.

On the bath and body end of products, the usage rate for this fragrance oil is 5%.  Angelica fragrance also has a 2.2% vanillin content, so vanilla white color stabilizer is highly suggested to help reduce discoloration in the final product.   Having many possibilities in body products, this luxurious and lovely scent is used to make:  bubble bars, melt and pour soaps, body butters, body creams, homemade lotions, perfumes, conditioners, bath melts, bath gels, and bath bombs.  And, if you are a cold process soaper, this fragrance is devine.  Here are the official results:  Perfect Pour, no acceleration, no ricing, discolored to a toffee color.  Good scent retention.

Feb
21

Lavender


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lavender in bath productsLavender Flowers

This amazing herb does wonderful things when introduced as a skin care ingredient.  Whether it is used in flower form, powder form, or in the form of an essential oil, lavender can be a go to ingredient for aromatherapy needs, antiseptic benefits, or even relief from pain and discomfort due to skin irritations.  This beautiful herb is also cherished for its decorative nature in both the body care industry as well as food and beverage industries, especially when it comes to the realm of teas and desserts.

The name lavender comes from its scientific name lavandula which is actually derived from the Latin word lavare which means to wash.  In fact, lavender was often heavily used by the Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans for its antiseptic benefits for the skin, healing powers, and as an aromatic perfume.

There are several ways to use the wonderful benefits of lavender in your homemade skin care and body wellness products.  The very aromatic herb lavender is available for purchase in several different mediums at Natures Garden.

Lavender Flower Whole Select–  In this shape, it can be used directly in items like bath teas and soaps.  This form of herb can be steeped to make an oil infusion which then can be used in a plethora of bath and body products like: skin toners, lotions, body creams, perfumes, shampoos, etc.

Lavender Flower Powder–  In powder form, lavender can be used directly in your formulations and this even includes body powders.  The only precaution to remember when using this herb is that as with any powder, it is prone to clumping if not made into a paste first.

As an essential oil, lavender is available as Lavender Essential Oil 40/42 or Lavandin Grosso Pure Essential Oil.  Either of these essential oils can be used to scent your products for aromatherapy needs or to take advantage of all of the skin care benefits lavender provides.

The scent of lavender is one of the most well known aromas worldwide.  No matter where you live, chances are you have smelled this distinctive scent.  Often used in aromatherapy and in body care products as a natural antidepressant; lavender will ease stress and tension by promoting relaxation.  Lavender works as a nervine; calming the nerves and reducing irritability of the mind and body.

As an analgesic, this herb can actually help to reduce pain from skin issues and aliments like acne, boils, eczema, and psoriasis.  This herb is even beneficial for treating burns, sunburns, insect bites and stings.

As a natural air freshener, lavender also works to fight against air borne viruses.  You can achieve this by simply steeping lavender buds in water and letting the aroma fill the air.

Lavender has an array of uses; to read the full class on all of the benefits of lavender, please click on this link.

To view some wonderful bath and body recipes that contain the amazing herb of lavender in flower form or in powder form, please check out the links below:

Lemon Lavender Bath Melts Recipe
Lavender Sage Bath Bomb Recipe
Fizzy Milk Bath Recipe
Sensual Massage Oil Recipe
Lavender Luxury Cold Process Soap Recipe
Relaxing Eye Pillow Recipe
Lavender Apple Sugar Scrub Recipe
Lavender Vanilla Body Powder Recipe

Natures Garden sells our lavender flowers herbs and essential oils for external applications only.  In the above written blog post, we briefly discussed the wonderful benefits of lavender and the some of its uses across various industries.  Nothing in this article is to be construed as medical advice.  Please consult your doctor before using any of this information for treatment purposes.  We provide this data for educational purposes only.

Feb
04

Beeswax Candles


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beeswax candles
Air Purifying Candles

Many people burn candles as a way of relaxing with a soft light, or too add subtle scenting to the air, or as a means of setting the mood.  But, burning a beeswax candle may actually do more than this.

Let’s get a little scientific
The air that surrounds us is positively charged.  In fact, many of the items in our own homes emit a plethora of additional positively charged ions; jam packing our already filled surroundings with more and more positively charged ions.  But, all of these positively charged ions are not good for us. Recalling any lightning storm you have experienced, you will better understand this explanation.  Generally, after one of these storms, people feel stimulated, rejuvenated, and replenished.  The reason for this is that electrical storms produce a superabundance of negative ions that actually balance out the positive ions that dominate our surroundings.  This is why some of the most relaxing and renewed places for our bodies are be by waterfalls, beaches, forests, and mountain scenes.  These types of landscapes provide extra negative ions in the air that restore a natural balance of the charged ions.  Not only can you smell the difference in the air, but you can also feel it in your body too.

Positive Ions in our Homes
Many of the pollutants floating in the air of our homes like pollen, dirt, and dust all have a positive charge.  They get this charge from the static electricity that occurs in our home from daily routines.  Introducing negative ions into the air; combats these allergens. It has actually been scientifically proven to reduce many allergic issues like hay fever and asthma.  Negative ions can even help you sleep better too. Harmonizing the ions in your surrounding can help make you feel healthier and actually distress you.  Releasing additional negative ions can help with depression (SAD), headaches, and can even help you stay focused. Negatively charged ions work to make you healthier too.  Negative ions can help to boost your body’s immunity as well as help to build a resistance to many illnesses. Your body’s metabolism also benefits from negative ions making it more efficient.

Introduction of Negative Ions to our Homes
Beeswax can be considered an air purifier.  Beeswax candles are the only candles that emit negative ions into the air when lit.  Since opposites attract; these negative ions attach themselves to the positive ones.  This therefore balances the charge. Once the ions are bound together, the charge is now neutralized, and the molecule is complete.  The heavier mass causes these ions to fall to the ground, and they are no longer suspended in the air as contaminants.  This process of stabilizing, removes the ions, and cleans the air we breathe. The negative ions emitted by beeswax candles can even clean the air to eliminate smells like second hand smoke and many common household odors. Beeswax candles can be scented and colored just like other candle waxes.  Beeswax candles produce very little soot and burn very slowly.  These candles will provide your home with hours of purer, crisper, and fresher quality air.

Attention:  Natures Garden provides this information for educational purposes only.  We do not intend for this information to be misconstrued as medical advice or for treatment of any ailments.  If selling beeswax candles, refrain from making medical claims on your labels and/or advertising.   Promoting this way could make your candles considered a “drug” by the FDA.

Feb
03

Sexy for Men Scent


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extremely sexy for men fragrance oilExtremely Sexy for Men Fragrance OilFragrance Oil Spotlight

Described as a scent that you just can’t stop sniffing, Extremely Sexy for Men Fragrance oil is an excellent seller.  When put in a product, this scent is adored by men young and old!  A masculine and alluring scent, many women even purchase this soap for their men!  A great dupe of a popular brand, this fragrance is classy, sensuous, and sexy to say the least.  This fragrance oil is considered a keeper by many of our clientele.

What does Extremely Sexy for Men Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a spicy citrus blend.  This scent contains top notes of pink lime, bergamot leaves, and tangerine. Middle notes of cinnamon bark, limewood, and sage. Vetiver and orange flower comprise the dry down. Very Sexy…yes he is!

How Do Our Customers Use Extremely Sexy for Men Fragrance Oil?

For candle crafters and home scenters this scent is a huge hit.  Our customers use this fragrance oil in their soy tarts, tea lights, Palm wax, WOW wax, gel wax, Joy wax, and soy.  This clean and wonderful scent has a great throw too.  As for other home scenting ideas; this fragrance oil has been used in oil diffusers, electric burners, and aroma beads.

On the bath and body end of products, the usage percent for this fragrance oil is 5%, and is used to make:  melt and pour soaps, bath bombs, shampoo, shower gel, body sprays, lotions, and body sprays with a nice long lasting scent.  And, for those of you that are cold process soapers, this fragrance is a great seller for cp soap.  Here are the official results:  No acceleration, no ricing, and no discoloration. Soaped beautifully. Nice strong scent.

Jan
29

Beeswax Uses


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beeswaxBeeswax Uses

Beeswax is a natural wax made from honeybees.  The honeybees use beeswax in their hives to house their young and store honey and pollen.  When the honeycombs are removed from the hive, the beeswax is placed in hot water and skimmed out.  Many times the beeswax must be rendered to remove impurities before use.

There are three different types of beeswax.  Yellow beeswax is raw beeswax.  White beeswax is yellow beeswax that has been bleached.  Beeswax absolute is yellow beeswax that has been treated with alcohol.

Beeswax is a fabulous wax to use for candle making.  Candles made from this wax work as air purifiers.  The long lasting and clean burn of a beeswax candle produces little to no smoke when lit.

Beeswax is also an excellent ingredient to add to any of your bath and body formulations.  Providing wonderful benefits like skin softening and moisturizing, this wax can seal the deal when it comes to ending cracked and dry skin.

Because beeswax contains Vitamin A, beeswax can work with your damaged skin to promote cell repair.  Its humectant like property provides a barrier for your skin; not only locking the moisture in but concurrently allowing your skin to breathe.  As an emollient, beeswax helps to soothe irritated skin and advocates a soft and supple feel.  Beeswax can also be used in formulations to help thicken consistencies for products like body creams and lotions.

For dry and cracked lips when the cold weather hits, beeswax it a go to ingredient for lip balms and other lip care products.  Not only will beeswax help to heal your lips, it also aids in the prevention of dry and cracked lips.  The natural thin layer that beeswax creates keeps your lip protected from the elements, and keeps them moisturized too.

Within the realm of hair care products, beeswax can be used to create wonderful pomades and waxes.  The end result of its use will leave hair shiny and sleek.

For soap making purposes, beeswax adds elements of anti irritant, anti bacterial, and anti viral benefits.  It is an incredible ingredient to add extra moisturizing elements to your bars, which will leave your skin with a silky soft feel.  Plus, the effects are long lasting.

To read the full class on beeswax including some interesting beeswax facts, how beeswax is made, and additional uses, please click on this link.

To try your hand at some wonderful beeswax recipes please check out these links:

beeswax in body productsBody Products:
Solid Lotion Bar Recipe
Girly Girl Salve Recipe
Soothing Baby Non Petroleum Recipe
Hydrating Hand Stick Recipe
Rejuvenating Foot Balm Recipe
Natural Deodorant Recipe

beeswax in soapsSoaps, Scrubs, and Melts:
Royal Honey Bee Cold Process Soap Recipe
Cold Fashioned Lemonade Soap Recipe
Gourmet Chocolate Bath Melts Recipe
Lemon Lavender Bath Melts Recipe
Cotton Candy Emulsified Sugar Scrub Recipe
Emulsified Beet Sugar Scrub Recipe

beeswax in lip productsLip Products:
Lip Stick from Scratch Recipe
Natural Beet Root Lip Gloss Recipe
Silky Lip Butter Recipe
Strawberry Cheesecake Lip Balm Recipe
White Chocolate Lavender Lip Balm Recipe
Crazy for Coconuts Lip Balm Recipe