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May
12

Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil


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Dandelion Pear Fragrance OilDandelion Pear Fragrance Oil– Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil from Nature’s Garden is the slightly bitter aroma of dandelion mellowed out with the scents of florals, pears, and other fruit notes.  Surprisingly refreshing, Dandelion Pear is the perfect aroma for freshening up any room!  Dandelion is an incredibly versatile flower.  Because of the dandelion’s ability to spread quickly, they are often considered a weed.  Despite this, dandelion is thought to be one of the oldest recorded flowers and has been used for its culinary and medicinal purposes.  Its widespread use is made even more prevalent due to the flowers broad native reach.  From North and South America, to Europe and Asia, the dandelion finds many uses.  Aside from culinary and medicinal purposes, Dandelion flowers are also ideal for bath and body products, skin care, soap making, and even hair care products!  This versatile flower exhibits a mildly bitter aroma, which is clean and refreshing when mixed with fruity notes, such as pear.  Experience the clean and revitalizing scent of Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil today!

What Does Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil begins with the slightly bitter aroma of dandelion and wildflowers, perfectly mellowed out with tart fresh pear, green tea leaves, and cool aloe vera.  This is a refreshing and clean scent that is uplifting in any application!

How Do Our Customers Use Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil?

Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil can be used revitalize your space with room scenting projects.  Potpourri, incense, and air fresheners can be made with a maximum recommended level of 50% fragrance oil.  This fragrance also creates a nice strong scent in aroma beads. For those making homemade candles and wax tarts, this fragrance performs perfectly in Joy Wax and Wow Wax.  Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil also does well in Soy wax.  The recommended maximum usage for this fresh fragrance oil is 10% when used with vegetable wax or paraffin wax.  If you wish to color your candles, we suggest using 2 drops of yellow and a small amount of orange liquid candle dye per four pounds of wax.  You can also shred a small amount of yellow and orange color blocks into your melted wax.  Never use crayons to color your candles as they will clog your wick.

Enjoy bath and body products with a purely clean scent with Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil.  Bath gels, oils, and bath bombs have been shown to perform well with 5% of fragrance added.  Soap makers can use up to 5% fragrance oil in cold process soap or melt and pour soap bases.  Our Cold Process Soap Testing Results show us that soaps made with this fragrance had a nice and strong scent retention and did not discolor!  There was no acceleration, no ricing, and no separation.  This fragrance produced a very enticing bar of soap!  If you wish to color your soap, we recommend using orange and yellow soap colorant in the amount of your liking.  Remember never to use candle dye in bath and body products as candle dyes are not body safe.

Dandelion Pear Fragrance Oil can be used to create invigorating and refreshing products across the board.  Homemade perfumes perform perfectly when your recipe includes up to 5% fragrance oil.  Lotions pair (pear, no pun intended!) nicely with this scent, which can be used at a maximum of 5% fragrance oil.  Customers also create homemade cleaning products which can incorporate a maximum of 5% fragrance oil.

Feb
13

Dandelion Uses


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dandelion usesDandelion Uses

Hey all you creative people out there, do you have a favorite flower? Do you like to use your favorite flower for all of your projects? Well, how about dandelions? Yes, those beautiful yellow flowers you see everywhere! Dandelion leaf or even dandelion root powder can make a great addition to any of your creations! While most well-known for its culinary and medicinal purposes, this wonderful flower can be used for so many other different products and industries. There are many dandelion uses for hair care, bath and body products, skin care, and soap making! Did you know that it’s thought that dandelions even have magical powers? Supposedly, when used in a tea, dandelions will increase your psychic ability and divination!

Some common bath and body products that can include dandelion leaf or root powder are face masks, scrubs, bath bombs, bath teas, lotions, ointments, creams, soaps, shampoos and conditioners, and massage oils. Usage in these products can bring you many skin care benefits. Dandelion is great for treating age spots, reducing wrinkles and fine lines, and fighting acne, eczema, athlete’s foot, and warts! Dandelion can even treat stings and burns, as well as working to firm and tone any unbalanced or sagging skin. Your hair can benefits from dandelion as well. Dandelion is awesome for helping with your hair’s overall manageability, helping to effectively remove grease from greasy hair and treating dandruff. Dandelion works to help keep moisture in your hair and it even works to promote new hair growth.

There are many amazing medicinal benefits to using dandelion as well. It contains many important minerals and vitamins such as vitamins A, C, and D, as well as zinc, copper, potassium, calcium, and magnesium. Native Americans actually used to use boiled dandelion as treatment for kidney disease, upset stomach, many skin problems, and swelling. There is quite a wide variety of conditions that can treated with dandelion such as congestive heart failure, flatulence, constipation, diarrhea, heart burn, jaundice, edema and diabetes. Dandelion can help to improve your memory as well as working to reduce high cholesterol levels, and lowering blood pressure levels. Because this flower is so high in many important nutrients, it is very effective in working to prevent conditions like cancer, stroke, macular degeneration, multiple sclerosis, and even cataracts. In traditional Chinese medicine, dandelion was used to treat breast problems including inflammation and lack of milk flow, appendicitis, and stomach pains. There is even a substance contained in dandelions called mannitol that is used to treat hypertension.

Did you know that dandelions can even be used as natural form of rubber? When the tissues of plant are broken, it will actually secrete latex! Please don’t take any of this information as medical advice however! It is purely for educational purposes, we only sell dandelion root powder and dandelion leaf for external use! This is one herb you need to start using right away, it has so many fantastic benefits! Make sure to check out our free Dandelion Class for even more dandelion uses. Our Soothing Facial Mask which is actually made with our Dandelion Root Powder! Enjoy these amazing products and keep watching for more Enlightened by Layla!

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