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Aroma Beads- Sachet Beads


Aroma Beads (Sachet Beads):  1 POUND

Fragrance-absorbing plastic beads; can absorb 30% fragrance oil. Add fragrance oil and liquid candle dye (if desired) to these aroma beads, and allow to set for approximately 1-5 days to allow the beads to absorb the fragrance and color. Use them as air fresheners in sachets, in smelly jelly jars, in closets, in automobiles, in lockers, in shoes, in vacuum cleaners, in drawers, in vacuum cleaner bags, in air cleaner vents, ect. These beads can also be used to make scented ornaments. You will make excellent profit margins with these products! 

Do not set scented beads on wood surfaces, plastic surfaces, or painted surfaces; the fragrance can damage these surfaces. Do not use aroma beads in a heated potpourri burner because they will melt. Do not use as candle wax, and do not place aroma beads near a flame.  The fragrance oils in these aroma beads can eat through certain types of plastics, so be careful when storing these products.  Remember to use warning labels on your products when selling them.  Due to the fact that aroma beads are not heated like candles are, they will naturally not have as strong as a scent throw. 

How to make 1 finished cup of aroma beads:  Mix 1/4 cup of your choice of Natures Garden Candle Supply fragrance oil and 1-4 drops of liquid candle dye .  Do not use food coloring, and do not use soap coloring.  We use 1-4 drops of candle dye depending on how dark or pastel we want our colors.  Pour this mixture over 1 cup of our aroma beads (sachet beads).  Use a wooden stick or a metal spoon and mixture.  If you are mixing your aroma beads in a container that has a lid, put the lid on and shake the bead mixture really well.  If you would like to add some sparkle to your aroma beads, add 1/4 tsp. of mica pigment or cosmetic grade fine glitter to your mixture while the beads are still wet.  Allow your aroma beads to absorb the fragrance and color for at least 1 day or until they become dry.  Some fragrances will take longer to dry.  If you notice that the aroma beads are still wet after 5 days, add a little more aroma beads to your mixture and shake.  Once the aroma beads are dry, you can put them in smelly jelly jars, or in sachet bags. 

How to make sachet bead hanging air fresheners and ornaments:  Prepare aroma beads as discussed above.  Place metal cookie cutters (the shape you desire) on a non-stick metal cookie sheet.  You will not be able to use this cookie sheet for baking food after you use it to make these fragranced products;  your food will taste like fragrance.  Pour approximately 1/4 inch of prepared aroma beads into the cookie cutters and spread evenly.  If you want a hole in your product so that you can later hang it, place a short 1/4 inch diameter screw in the spot where you want the hole to be located.  Place in a preheated oven at 350 degrees for approximately 4-5 minutes (or until the beads have melted together).  You may notice some smoking.  This is normal, but keep your eye on your products while they are in the oven.  Allow your ornaments to cool.  Remove the cookie cutter and the screw from the ornament, and peel the ornament from the cookie sheet.  You are done!  We do not recommend hanging these inside a hot car.  The aroma beads can melt at high temperatures. 

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Hold scent very well

Reviewer: A viewer from Albany, NY 04/18/15

These little beads are great! Some oils take a bit longer to absorb, but the scents last FOREVER and are great in organza bags!

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aroma beads are great

Reviewer: A viewer from San Antonio, TX US 07/24/14

They were a big hit at work. I put some in small organza bags as gifts and everyone loved it. I followed the instructions and they were thorogh and easy to follow.

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Fun to have

Reviewer: A viewer from US 04/05/14

Fun to make airfreshner saches with the kids to give as gifts. The kids can shake the jar a few times a day. But they will soak up bad odors as well.

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Reviewer: A viewer from Hobbs, NM US 05/26/13

This is a neat little item. I used these to make dyer sachets. Great aroma power. My only complaint is that I didn't buy more. 1 lbs is not enough once you find out how great and useful these things are.

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Better at absorbing.

Reviewer: A viewer from Winston-salem, NC US 04/22/13

I have used aroma beads before but these are of a better quality. They absorb more fragrance which give the aroma beads a stronger smell.

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These are great!

Reviewer: A viewer from Indianapolis, IN US 03/08/13

What a the perfect addition to my line of products! I've used these to make vacuum beads and I plan on making air fresheners too.

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Reviewer: A viewer from US 03/03/13

These are excellent for smellie jelly jars. Some scents do take days to absorb but its worth it for the nice fragrance they release.

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Yummy just Yummy !

Reviewer: A viewer from Columbia, SC US 02/18/13

First time a go at this, my peeps asked where i purchased sachets from ? I replied home made ! Long list of orders to fill. Thanks NG ur the best.

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So strong

Reviewer: A viewer from Elmira, NY US 02/02/12

I made these to add something new to my small business and they sold out in a day..Love these..just bought more, I didn't save one for myself :( haha

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Customers Love These!

Reviewer: A viewer from Madisonville, KY US 01/11/12

I decided to try a different type of air freshener and boy am i glad i did!!... Everybody seems to love these. I have orders for more and i am sold out.. LOL.. Now im off to make another order.. :)

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