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Jan
12

Beard Oil Recipe


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Beard Oil RecipeBeard Oil Recipe

Next, we will take you through Natures Garden’s beard oil recipe.  This free beard oil tutorial will show you how to create beard oil at home.  This blend of oils will help you, or your man perfectly care for a beard as well as the skin.  Below, we will explain just how each ingredient will help.  Then, we will walk you through this very simple beard oil recipe.  So, even for the men who think they just aren’t the crafty type and won’t be able to make this, rest assured if you can make a cup of coffee, you can make beard oil.

Beard Oil Recipe: Ingredients Found at Natures Garden

Jojoba Oil
Sweet Almond Oil
Olive Oil Pomace
Castor Oil
Sesame Oil
Rice Bran Oil
Pure Vitamin E Oil (Tocopherol T-50)
8 oz. Clear Boston Round Bottles
24/410 Black Smooth Disc Lids
Extremely Sexy for Men Fragrance Oil

Beard Oil Recipe: A Closer Look at the Ingredients

Before we begin creating our beard balm let’s take a closer look at some of the ingredients we will be using.  Each of the ingredients used in this recipe were added specifically for a man’s beard.  Below, we will talk about each of these ingredients and why they were chosen to be included in our handcrafted beard oil recipe.

Beard Oil Recipe: Jojoba Oil

Jojoba oil has similar qualities to the natural oils of the face.  That makes jojoba oil a wonderful moisturizer.  Next, we will talk about the oil itself.  Jojoba Oil is actually a liquid wax.  It contributes a nice stable lather when used in soap, has remarkable absorption and moisturizing qualities, and unlike some of the other luxury moisturizing oils, Natures Garden jojoba oil has a very long shelf life.  The shelf life of jojoba oil is one to two years.

Beard Oil Recipe: Olive Oil

Next, we used olive oil.  Olive oil is totally awesome for hair follicles.  It will help not only repair your hair follicles, but also leave it nice and shiny.  Now, let’s talk about Natures Garden’s olive oil pomace.  Pomace grade olive oil is a thick, rich, green grade of olive oil that is obtained by solvent extraction of the fruit and pits of the olives.  It is what’s left over after the first several pressings that give the virgin and Grade A oils.

Beard Oil Recipe: Sweet Almond Oil

Next, Natures Garden’s sweet almond oil was added to this recipe as well.  Sweet almond oil is a fabulous oil when it comes to ingrown hair.  It is a great oil for irritated skin or to help soothe ingrown hairs. Natures Garden’s sweet almond oil is cosmetic grade and refined.  Sweet Almond Oil is a light, non-greasy, moisturizing oil that absorbs easily into the skin. Therefore, sweet almond oil is frequently used in lip gloss recipes, massage oil recipes, lotion recipes, sugar scrub recipes, salt scrub recipes, and homemade soap recipes.

Beard Oil Recipe: Lanolin Oil USP

We added lanolin to this recipe in a liquid oil form.  We This liquid form of lanolin in much less viscous than typical lanolin, and is produced by heating lanolin at low temps to remove the liquid esters in lanolin.  Lanolin oil provides waterproofing and moisturizing to skincare products and is excellent in lip care formulations.  Lanolin oil can often be used as a substitute for mineral oil in your cosmetic formulations.

Beard Oil Recipe: Fractionated Coconut Oil

Fractionated coconut oil contains only the medium-chain triglycerides of coconut oil, making it a liquid at relatively low temperatures.  It is a very stable oil.  Fractionated coconut oil has an indefinite shelf life and is a light, non-staining,  non-greasy, colorless oil. It is great for use in massage, toiletries and handcrafted soap. Fractionated coconut oil is a great carrier oil for essential oils. Fractionated coconut oil can be used in lotions, lip applications, cosmetics, creams, bath oils, massage oils, bath salts, and cold process soap.

Beard Oil Recipe: Sesame Seed Oil

Sesame seed oil is a light oil (liquid state at room temperature) that is high in antioxidants and vitamins.  Sesame seed oil is an excellent, luxurious, conditioning oil in cold process/hot process soap.  Our suggestion for usage of sesame seed oil in soap is 5% – 10%.  Sesame seed oil does have a natural, distinctive aroma that should be taken into consideration when used in high percentages in your recipes.

Beard Oil Recipe: Rice Bran Oil

Rice Bran Oil (cosmetic grade)- Expressed from the husks of rice, most soap makers found that rice bran oil imparted nearly the same creamy, moisturizing qualities that olive oil did to their soaps.  It does have a lot of the same antioxidants and vitamins that olive oil has, and a similar fatty acid make up.

Beard Oil Recipe: Vitamin E Oil

The purest form of natural vitamin E available (from plant sources only). This is not tocopherol acetate (the form found in many vitamin E capsules).  Vitamin E is required in most cosmetic formulations in very small amounts in order to prevent oils from oxidizing.  When fixed oils oxidize, they develop a very rancid smell and can turn your products brown in color, which will ruin your finished products.  Prevent this from occurring by adding vitamin E to your formulations.  Our vitamin E oil is also heat stable and is added during the oil phase of your recipes.

It is a popular myth that antioxidants can be used in place of preservatives in recipes that require a preservative.  Antioxidants simply prevent rancidity and some discoloration from occurring.  Antioxidants do not kill bacteria.  When a recipe requires a preservative, such as a recipe that contains water, please be certain to use a preservative.

Beard Oil Recipe:  Eucalyptus Herb

We added eucalyptus leaves to this beard oil for its ability to help with irritation and redness.  Read on to learn a little more about our eucalyptus leaves.  INCI (Eucalyptus globulus). Natures Garden’s eucalyptus leaves can be used in cosmetics & soap as an antiseptic, anti-parasitic, wound healing additive.  Eucalyptus leaf helps to clean the skin, and has the ability to reduce redness and irritation. Eucalyptus leaves can be used to make sinus relief eye pillows for people who are feeling “under the weather”.

Beard Oil Recipe: Other Equipment You Will Need

Scale
Mixing Spoon
Mixing Bowl
Funnel

Beard Oil Recipe: Total Recipe Weights

75 grams Olive Oil
100 grams Fractionated Coconut Oil
100 grams Sweet Almond Oil
30 grams Jojoba Oil
30 grams Castor Oil
20 grams Rice Bran Oil
100 grams Sesame Oil
5 grams Vitamin E Oil
22 grams Extremely Sexy for Men Fragrance Oil

Beard Oil Recipe:  Extremely Sexy Fragrance OilBeard Oil Recipe:  Extremely Sexy Fragrance Oil

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!  Compare NG’s Extremely Sexy for Men to Very Sexy for Men perfume.

Top Notes: fresh air, pineapple, citrus, bergamot, lime, tangerine
Mid Notes: geranium, jasmine, lily, cinnamon bark, limewood, sage
Base Notes: tonka bean, cedar, woods, musk, vetiver, orange blossom

Beard Oil Recipe: Prepare Your Boston Round Bottles

First, we will prepare your bottles.  In this recipe, we include Natures Garden’s cut and sifted eucalyptus herb.  We included this ingredient for its ability to reduce irritation.  So, we will add eucalyptus to the bottles prior to adding the oils.  Go ahead and add 5 grams of the dried eucalyptus to each of your bottles.

Beard Oil Recipe: Weighing Out Your Ingredients

First, you will need a mixing bowl.  In your mixing bowl, weigh out 75 grams of your olive oil.  Then, add 100 grams of your fractionated coconut oil.  Next, add 100 grams of sweet almond oil and 100 grams of Sesame Seed Oil.  Finally, add 30 grams of castor oil, 30 grams of jojoba oil, 20 grams of rice bran oil, and 5 grams of Natures Garden’s natural vitamin e oil.  Mix everything together so that it is fully blended.

Beard Oil Recipe: Adding the Fragrance Oil

Now that you have all of your oils mixed together, we can begin adding the fragrance oil that will scent your beard oil.  In this recipe, we used Extremely Sexy for Men Fragrance Oil.  So, weigh out 22 grams of Natures Garden’s Extremely Sexy for Men Fragrance Oil.  Then, add the scent to your oil mixture.  Finally, mix the ingredients together to incorporate the scent.

Beard Oil Recipe: Adding the Oil to the Bottles

Finally, we will be adding the oil to the bottles.  This is easiest done with a funnel. However, you can also use a pouring pitcher.  So, go ahead and place your funnel in one of your bottles.  Then, pour your oil into your first bottle.  Fill your next bottle.  Now your handcrafted beard oil is ready to use.

Beard Oil Recipe: Using Your Beard Oil

Now, I know what you’re thinking, how do I use this beard oil?  Well, the best time to use a beard oil is right after you get out of the shower or wash your face.  You see, the warm water will help open your pores and really help your skin better absorb all of the oils in this beard oil recipe.  However, use caution when using your beard oil.  A little bit goes a long way in this case.  I would suggest starting with an amount smaller than the size of a dime. You may need more or less depending on the size of your beard. Although the amount you use will vary, you will know you have used too much if you have a lot of oil left behind.

Other Beard Recipes

Finally, let’s talk about a couple of other recipes created with a man’s beard in mind.  These recipes were created just for men.  We created these recipes back around Father’s Day last year.  They have been a huge hit with both men and women.  So, whether you are a man looking for a great beard product, or a woman looking for something for the man in your life, these recipes are perfect!

Other Beard Recipes: Beard Soap Recipe

First, we have our beard soap recipe.  This recipe is a hot process soap recipe just for men.  We have used many of the same ingredients that we talked about above.  In addition, we use both shea butter and cocoa butter in this recipe.  This hp soap recipe is perfect for getting your beard nice and clean.  In addition, it balsam essential oil to give it in a nice manly fragrance.

Other Beard Recipes: Beard Balm Recipe

Next, we have our beard balm recipe.  This recipe, again, will use many of the same ingredients.  You can easily create all of these recipes with just a few ingredients.  Our beard balm recipe is perfect for taming whose wild, manly beards and giving them the fresh scent of the added cedar wood essential oil.  Beard balm will help give your facial hair a finishing touch, keeping it in neat and in place.  It is the perfect hair care product to help manage an out of control, unruly beard.

Beard Fun Facts

We know how important your beards are, guys!  I will also tell you this, whether we like to admit it or not, us woman usually love them too!  In writing this article, I have learned so much about beards and beard care.  You can read some fun facts about beards here.

You can find these and other recipes right in our recipe box on our website.  So, if you are looking for your next project, or maybe a little inspiration, be sure to check out our recipe box!  It contains candle making, soap making, cosmetic making, and many other fragrance fun recipes.  You can also find us on social media.  Look us up on Facebook, or follow us on Instagram and Twitter @ngscents.  There, you can post pictures of your finished products, interact with other creative minds, or just get inspired!  In addition, the Natures Garden staff loves seeing what you are creating, so be sure to show off your creations!

Jul
27

Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil


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Light Blue Men Type Fragrance OilLight Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil – Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil is a manly scent by Natures Garden. This aroma is a perfect blend of fresh and citrus scents with rich balsam, anise and patchouli fragrances and a touch of sweet vanilla.

What Does Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a refreshing blend of citrus notes which are combined with middle notes of bergamot, balsam, and anise with base notes of patchouli and vanilla.

How Do Our Customers Use Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil in Room Scenting Recipes?

Our customers that like creating their own room scents can use this masculine fragrance oil in their recipes. A room scenter can use up to 50% of this fragrance in potpourri and incense products. Additionally, household cleaning products can use no more than 5% of this fragrance oil for the total recipe. Also, Light Blue Men Type fragrance oil’s scent will be nice and strong in aroma beads. This masculine aroma is amazing in every possible air freshening recipe you can think of!

Moreover, this manly fragrance oil can be included in recipes for candle crafting. If a candle recipe includes either vegetable waxes or paraffin wax, then the product can include up to 10% of this scent. Customers have found both our Joy and WOW waxes perform beautifully with this fragrance oil and the scent will be nice and strong in any products made from soy wax or Pillar of Bliss. If you are thinking about adding color to your candle waxes, then we suggest using one drop of blue liquid candle dye. Alternatively, a small amount of shredded blue color block can be used. Natures Garden bases these suggestions on a four pound batch of wax. Just don’t ever use crayons for a colorant substitute in your candles as they will clog your wick.

How Do Our Customers Use Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil in Room Scenting Recipes?

Customers can use Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil to create great bath and body products. These products, which include homemade shower gel, body scrub recipes, lotions from scratch, and other related products, can include up to 5% of this man scent. Also, this fragrance oil will perform perfectly in perfumes that use a fragrance oil concentration maximum of 5%.

Further, this male fragrance oil can be successfully included in recipes for hot process, melt and pour, or even cold process soaps. In fact, our Cold Process Soap Testing Results have shown that this fragrance oil will work well for making soap with this method. A batch containing this scent showed no ricing and no separation. Although this scent does work in soap, there was acceleration in this batch. Therefore, Nature’s Garden suggests soaping at cooler temperatures to reduce some of the acceleration caused by this fragrance oil. The final product will have a good scent retention after cure and the bar will not have any discoloration. If you want to add color to your bath and body creations, then we would suggest using blue soap colorant. Just remember to never use candle dye in any body products as they will stain.

Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil Body Spray Recipe

If you’re looking for a fantastic way to use this masculine scent, then try out our Manly Body Spray Recipe! Our clients are crazy about the Odor Eliminator base that is used in this scented spray recipe. This Light Blue Men Type Fragrance Oil body spray recipe is perfect for a man who loves to smell good!

Apr
07

Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil


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Dragons Blood Fragrance OilDragons Blood Fragrance Oil – Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil from Nature’s Garden is the aroma of Dragons Blood essential oil.  This earthy, spicy incense is perfect for adding a unique scent to your projects.  Dragons Blood truly has a scent that is all its own.  This common incense doesn’t actually come from dragons (I know, I was shocked too!).  Originally, Dragons Blood was a resin derived from two different tree species, d. draco and d. cinnabari.  Today, the popular Dragons Blood resin is most commonly sold as a derivative of Rattan, a palm plant native to the tropics of Africa and Asia.  There is little distinction made between the various types of Dragons Blood resins.  Dragons Blood has been thought to have incredible physical and spiritual health benefits for centuries.  Give this unique fragrance oil a try, you will not be disappointed!

What Does Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

Dragon’s Blood Fragrance Oil is a classic incense fragrance.  This fragrance is the aroma of Dragons Blood essential oil.  Try this warm and earthy fragrance out today!

How Do Our Customers Use Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil?

Enjoy this incense aroma with a wide variety of products. Our customers create prominent room scenting products with this fragrance oil.  Room scenters can incorporate up to 50% of this fragrance oil in projects like incense and potpourri.  This fragrance oil is also nice and strong in aroma beads.  Homemade candle crafters can use Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil up to 10% with vegetable waxes and paraffin wax.  This scent will perform perfectly in Joy Wax, Wow Wax, and is nice and strong in soy waxes.  If you wish to color your candles, we would recommend five drops of red and one drop of black liquid candle dye per 4 pounds of wax.  You can also color your melted wax with a small amount of red and black color blocks.  Remember, never use crayons to color your candles as they will clog your wick.

Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil can also be incorporated into your bath and body products.  Bath gels and oils were found to perform well when the recommended maximum of 5% fragrance oil is incorporated.  Soap makers can use 5% fragrance oil in cold process soap and melt and pour soap recipes.  Our Cold Process Soap Testing Results show that this fragrance oil had a very, very strong scent retention in cured soap and discolored to a dark tan.  The soap experienced no ricing and no separation.  There was no acceleration and the soap poured perfectly. If you wish to color your bath and body products, we would recommend using red and black soap colorant in the amount that satisfies you.  Remember not to use candle dye in any of your bath and body products as they are not body safe.

Customers also incorporate Dragons Blood Fragrance Oil into many other products.  One such product is homemade perfume.  Homemade perfumes and perfume oils perform well with this earthy fragrance when a maximum of 5% fragrance oil is used.  Homemade lotions adhering to a 5% fragrance oil maximum perform very well.  Homemade cleaning supplies also perform well with a maximum fragrance usage of 5%.

Jan
11

Total Hot Man Fragrance


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Total Hot Man FragranceTotal Hot Man Fragrance Oil– Fragrance Oil Spotlight

What’s better than a genie in a lamp? How about a total hunk of a man in a bottle! Even though you could get three wishes, genies always seem to twist them into a disaster. On the other hand, what could go wrong with a totally hot man? Plus, you know exactly what you’re getting: a complete hottie! This Nature’s Garden original scent is the only wish you’ll need granted this Valentines Day, so try out our Total Hot Man Fragrance Oil

What Does Total Hot Man Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is the confident, enticing aroma for today’s modern man.  This fragrance is centered around a note of patchouli, balanced by fresh sage, crispy green notes, and freshly sliced mango; all sitting on base notes of earthy sandalwood and tonka bean.  An NG Original Fragrance!

How Do Our Customers Use Total Hot Man Fragrance Oil?

Nature’s Garden customers can use this sexy fragrance in numerous kinds of projects. For example, lotions, perfumes, and all natural cleaners can all be created with our Total Hot Man Fragrance. These perfumes will perform perfectly! Just remember not to go over the 5% usage rate for any of these products.

Both hand crafted candles and homemade room scents can incorporate this totally hot masculine scent! Room scents, such as reed diffusers, incense, and potpourri, can use up to 50% of this fragrance. Also, this scent will perform nice and strong in aroma beads. Homemade candle makers can use a maximum of 10% in vegetable waxes and paraffin wax. Also, the fragrance will perform perfectly in joy wax, wow wax, and soy wax. The Total Hot Man Fragrance Oil has been noted as a nice, strong scent in soy wax. For optional coloring, we suggest that coloring be done by adding two drops blue liquid candle dye per four pounds of wax. Alternatively, adding a small amount of shredded blue color block to the same amount will create a nice color. No matter how you choose to color your products just remember that crayons will clog your wick and shouldn’t be used.

Different kinds of bath and body products can be made using this fragrance. Bath oils and bath gels will perform well as long as the fragrance is 5% or less of the total weight for the recipe. Various kinds of hand crafted soaps can be created using this fragrance oil. The maximum use for this manly scent in soaps is 5%. Our cold process soap testing results revealed that this scent produces no acceleration, no ricing, and no separation. Also, a bar containing Total Hot Man Fragrance oil will have zero discoloration and have a strong scent retention. If you wish to color, then we recommend the use of blue soap colorant in an amount that suits you. Just make sure to never use candle dye in any body products.

Are you looking for the perfect recipe for this masculine scent?  Why not try our Total Hot Man CP Soap Recipe. Natures Garden’s Total Hot Man Fragrance Oil is the perfect scent to make any man smell absolutely irresistible.