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Jun
20

How Much Fragrance Do I Add?


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How Much Fragrance Do I Add?How Much Fragrance Do I Add?

If you have ever asked yourself and been unsure how to answer the question “How much fragrance do I add to this cosmetic or candle making recipe?”, then this is the perfect craft blog for you! We at Natures Garden would like to help you learn about essential oil and fragrance oil usage rates. So, you can know exactly how to scent your own homemade candles and cosmetic recipes. Not only will we provide a bit more insight on both our recommendations and IFRA’s, but we will help you figure out how to calculate the amount of scent you need for your homemade craft recipes. So, let’s get started!

How Much Fragrance Oil Do I Add?: What is the Usage Rate Used for?

Simply, the usage rate for a scent tells you how much of a scent you can add to your homemade candle and soap recipes. The usage rate is given in the form of a percent, which tells you the percent of this aroma that can be used in your candle, soap, and cosmetic recipes. So, you would take the overall weight of your craft recipe and multiply it by the percent to determine the amount of scent that you can include.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: NG Recommended Usage Rates

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Where Do I Find the Usage Rate?How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Where Do I Find the NG Usage Rate?

For each fragrance oil we at Natures Garden have an NG Recommended Fragrance Usage chart. On the page of each fragrance oil, you can find a chart that provides you with the maximum amount of fragrance that we would suggest for various products. Once on the page for your scent, just scroll down and you will find the chart in the description.  Each fragrance oil will have its own chart.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: IFRA Usage Rates

What Is IFRA?

If you have never heard of IFRA before, they are a globally recognized organization that manages the safe use of scented oils. These guidelines are based on assessments from the Research Institute For Fragrance Material (RIFM). So, they will determine the amount of a specific scented oil that can be added to a certain product. So, the limits given by IFRA on the certificates are the absolute maximum that you can use in a product and should not be surpassed. Of course, you don’t have to add their maximum amount on every occasion. You can add less than this amount. This is the maximum scent limit that you should never go over.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Where Do You Find the IFRA?Where Do You Find the IFRA Certificate?

You can find the IFRA data sheet for each one of our scented oils. Each Natures Garden fragrance oil page has a link to its individual IFRA Certificate. If you aren’t sure where to find this information sheet, then take a look at the picture to the left. The link that you are looking for is on the right side of the page beneath the “Add To Cart” button. If you click on the blue colored link that says ” Fragrance Oil IFRA Certificate”, then you will be shown the IFRA Certificate of Compliance with all the maximum usage rates for various products with that particular fragrance oil. This data sheet will pop up in front of the current page to either be reviewed or printed out.  Note: On our mobile site, you can find this information at the end of the description, right above the videos section.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: How Do I Read an IFRA Sheet?How Do I Read an IFRA Certificate?

The IFRA sheet is broken down into eleven different categories. Each of these categories are based on different types of products.  So, you will first need to know the product that you intend to make. The products are separated into categories because they are used different ways either in room scents or on the body. Each category is listed with the maximum level of fragrance that can be added. However, if you below that list, then you will find a description for each of the categories that were listed above. You can use these category descriptions to find where product that you want to make would fit in. Once you have determined which category that you scented product falls into, scroll back up to find the usage rate for that category. This will be the maximum amount of this scent that you can add to your handcrafted recipes.

Example of Reading an IFRA Certificate

For instance, let’s say you wanted to create a face mask recipe with the Angelica Fragrance Oil. You would scroll down and look for this product in the descriptions. A facial recipe would fall under category 5, which you know this because it is in the description for this category. Then, you would need to go back and look at the amount for category 5. For this scented oil, the most that you can add to this cosmetic recipe is 6%. While you can add less than this amount, you can’t add any more than the 6% to your facial recipe.

Is There An IFRA Sheet For Essential Oils?

There sure is! For each individual essential oil you can find an IFRA Certificate in the same area of the description that you would find in the fragrance oil description.

 

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Why Is the Natures Garden Usage Rate Different From IFRA?

If you already know about the IFRA sheets, then you may have notices that the Natures Garden recommendation may occasionally be different. This is because there are two things to consider when adding fragrance oil to your homemade soap and candle recipes. First, the IFRA sheet will provide you with a maximum amount of fragrance that you can comfortably add to you various craft recipes. This amount is the most scent that you are allowed to use in a recipe before it is too much. If there is more that this amount of fragrance, it could potentially irritate the skin.

Second, we at Natures Garden have a maximum amount of fragrance that we include in products to maintain integrity of the recipe. While you may be able to add more scent to your homemade craft recipes, it is possible to add to much fragrance. If you add too much fragrance oil to your recipe, then it may leak out of the product or cause other possible issues. So, we have a set maximum that we use for various products.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Adding More or Less Than 5% Fragrance Oil

So, can you add more than our recommend scent amounts without ruining your products? Technically, yes when the IFRA allows it. But, you will need to experiment to ensure that your products maintain their integrity. Remember that just because you can do something doesn’t mean that its a great idea. We find that adding more than 5% of fragrance oil, when IFRA allow for it is just too much fragrance oil in soap. So, we will never suggest that you use more than 5% of the fragrance in our homemade soap recipes.  On the other hand, there are some fragrance oils that have lower usage rates.  Below, we will talk about both scenarios.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Can I Add Above 5% Fragrance Oil?How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Can I Add Above 5% Fragrance Oil?

While we at Natures Garden never recommend that you use above 5%, but you will sometimes find that the IFRA will permit you to use more. For some, this difference can make it confusing as to what amount to use in their products. So, let’s look at a scent where the IFRA allows more than our suggested amount. According to the data sheet, you can technically add up to 15.2% of the Alpine Snowdrift Fragrance Oil to a homemade soap recipe. However, they do not take into consideration the quality of the product. Their recommendation simply means that you have the ability to add scent up to that amount without irritating the skin.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: What If The IFRA Has No Restriction?How Much Fragrance Do I Add: What If The IFRA Has No Restriction?

Another difference between our recommendation and the data  sheet is when IFRA has no restriction for adding the scent to bath and body products. For example, the IFRA sheet says there is no restriction on the amount of McIntosh Apple Fragrance Oil that you can add to you products. However, it wouldn’t make sense to add 100% or 99% fragrance oil to your soap recipe. Think about it for a second. If you went to that extreme, you wouldn’t have a bar of soap.

 

https://www.naturesgardencandles.com/mcintosh-apple-fragrance-oilHow Much Fragrance Do I Add: Why Is The Usage Rate Below 5% for Fragrance?

Although our maximum usage rate for making soap is 5%, not all fragrances can be added at this high of an amount. If you check the IFRA sheet for this scented oil, you would find that category 9, which includes soap, and the carrot cake scent can only include up to 1%. While your homemade soap has the potential to carry more fragrance oil, you shouldn’t add any more than the 1% amount. This scent can only be included up to 1% according to the IFRA’s standards and anymore could irritate the skin. So, we provide a recommendation that is in compliance with IFRA at 1% usage rate for the carrot cake scent.

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Need More Help With Percents?

If you aren’t necessarily math inclined, then you may benefit from practicing a bit more with percents. The Percentages in Real Life article from GCF Global will walk you through a few different situations that involved using percents. These real world situations use the same method as calculating the usage rate, so this practice will definitely help with craft making. Plus, you can use this knowledge to better navigate sales tax, markdowns in retail, and calculating a tip at a restaurant. So, you will definitely want to check this page out if you need the practice!

How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Any Questions?How Much Fragrance Do I Add: Any Questions?

We hope that you have learned something new about how to add scented oils to your candle and soap recipes! If you have any more questions then feel free to reach out to us to ask your questions. You can talk to us on the phone, in the Natures Garden store, and online. An easy way to reach us online is through our social media. First, we are available on the Natures Garden Facebook page. Also, you can use the handle @ngscents to find us on both Instagram and Twitter. Not only can you use these social media platforms to ask us any questions that you may have, but you can share your own scented craft recipes, too! So, we hope that we hear from you sometime very soon!

May
22

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe


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Wisteria Scented Soap Making RecipeWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe

Our wisteria scented soap making recipe is a fantastic cosmetic recipe from Natures Garden! This cold process soap recipe is inspired by the beauty of blooming wisteria flowers. Not only was the design inspired by these gorgeous flowers, but the scented oil has this gorgeous aroma, too. This cp soap includes the lovely aroma of our Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil. Further, this soap recipe uses luscious cosmetic ingredients that will care for the skin as the soap cleanses your skin. If you are interested in checking out this lovely soap recipe, then take a look at the cosmetic blog below.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Prepare and Sanitize

Before you begin creating this cp soap recipe, you are going to want to clean and sanitize your crafting equipment. So, you will need to collect and wash any equipment that you are going to need to create this bath and body recipe. Also, you will want to gather your soap making supplies. Next, you are going to want to clean up some space for you to use as a work area with enough area for you to work comfortably. Giving yourself a good work space will make the process easier to do and more fun!

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Prepare a Bottle of Vinegar

In order to be safe, you will need to prepare a bottle of vinegar before creating your homemade soap. This bottle of vinegar will be useful for deactivating lye that may come into contact with your skin. Also, you can use the vinegar to clean your work station after working on soap to make sure that there isn’t any active lye left behind. So, you will want to fill a bottle with vinegar and set it near by until it is needed.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Soap Making Info

If you haven’t made homemade soap from scratch before, then you will want to check out some classes that we have on making cold process soap. First, you will need to make sure that you are familiar with soap making safety. Of course, you can find out how to be safe and make soap correctly in our Soap Making Safety Class. Also, you may want to Click Here For Basic CP Soap Making Class

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Ingredients From Natures Garden

Lye- Sodium Hydroxide
Coconut Oil 76
Avocado Oil
Grapeseed Oil
Cocoa Butter Deodorized
Shea Butter
Meadowfoam Seed Oil
Sunflower Oil
Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil
Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant
Black Oxide FUN Soap Colorant
Neon Pink Soap Colorant
Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
24K Gold Mica Pigment
Large Square Tray Mold Market Mold
Disposable Pipettes
Safety Gloves
Natures Garden
Apron

Safety Mask
Thermometer
Safety Glasses

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Other Ingredients Needed

Distilled Water
Mixing Bowls
Mixing Spoons
Rubber Spatula
Scale
Knife
Stick Blender
Small Strainer
Vinegar
Measuring Spoons

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Total Amounts for the Soap

323 grams of Distilled Water
116 grams of Lye
212 grams of Coconut Oil 76
128 grams of Avocado Oil
42 grams of Grapeseed Oil
85 grams of Cocoa Butter
85 grams of Meadowfoam Seed Oil
128 grams of Shea Butter
170 grams of Sunflower Oil
64 grams of Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Amounts for Silver Mica Mixtures

3 grams of Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
12 grams of Meadowfoam Oil

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Amounts for Gold Mica Mixtures

1/8 tsp of 24K Gold Mica Pigment
3 grams of Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
15 grams of Meadowfoam Oil

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Amounts for Light Purple Soap Portion

10 drops of Ultramarine Violet Soap Colorant

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Amounts for Dark Purple Soap Portion

20 drops of Ultramarine Violet Soap Colorant
4 drops of Black Oxide Soap Colorant 

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Amounts for Dark Pink Soap Portion

6 drops of Neon Pink Soap Colorant
15 drops of Ultramarine Violet Soap Colorant 

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Amounts for Light Pink Soap Portion

4 drops of Neon Pink Soap Colorant
10 drops of Ultramarine Violet Soap Colorant 

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Preparing the Lye Solution

First, you are going to want to prepare your lye solution. You will want to wear protective clothes and prepare this solution in well ventilated area. So, weigh out 323 grams of water into mixing bowl. Next, you will need to weigh out 116 grams of the lye in a separate bowl. Then, slowly add the lye to the water while you are stirring. Once you have everything mixed, you will need to wait for the solution to cool to room temperature.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Preparing the Soaping Oils

While you are waiting for your lye solution to cool, you can prepare your cosmetic oils. You will want to weigh out 212 grams of Coconut Oil 76, 128 grams of Avocado Oil, 42 grams of Grapeseed Oil, 85 grams of Cocoa Butter, 85 grams of Meadowfoam Seed Oil, 128 grams of Shea Butter, and 170 grams of Sunflower Oil. Then, melt your soaping oils. Now, you will need to wait for your cosmetic oils to reach the right temperature.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Prepping the Soap Colorants

Now, you are going to prepare the soap colorants for your cold process soap recipe. So, you will need four separate, small bowls. In one bowl, you will have 10 drops of Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant. The second bowl will have 4 drops FUN Soap Colorant Black Oxide and 20 drops FUN Soap Colorant Ultramarine Violet. In a third bowl, you will add 4 drops of Neon Pink FUN Soap Colorant and 10 drops of the Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant. The fourth bowl will have 15 drops of Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant and 6 drops of the Neon Pink FUN Soap Colorant. Once all of your colorants are prepared, you will be ready to move on to the next step.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Creating the Mica ColorantWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Creating the Gold Mica Colorant

Next, you are going to create the beautiful gold mica oil for your soap. To do this you will want to add about 15 grams of Meadowfoam Oil to a small bowl. Then, you will mix in 1/8 tsp of the 24 K Gold Mica Pigment and 3 grams of Diamond Dust Mica Pigment. You will want to fully mix these cosmetic ingredients to create the gold colorant. Once you have all of these cosmetic ingredients mixed together, you will be ready to use this shimmery mixture.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Creating the Silver Mica ColorantWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Creating the Silver Mica Colorant

Also, you are going to create the beautiful silver colorant for your soap. To do this you will want to add 12 grams of Meadowfoam Oil to a small bowl. Then, you will mix in 3 grams of Diamond Dust Mica Pigment. You will want to fully mix these cosmetic ingredients to create the mica colorant. Once you have all of these cosmetic ingredients mixed together, you will be ready to use this shimmery mixture.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Adding Your Soap to the MoldWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Adding the Mica to the Soap Mold

Now that your mica mixtures have been made, you will want to add these colorants to your soap mold. You will want to use a pipette to drizzle both the silver and gold mica mixtures into the mold. The goal is to make this look like silver and gold paint splatters. You will want to try to get some of these two color made it into each of the divided squares. Once you have used about half of each mixture, you can set them aside for now and move on to the next step.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Combining the Oils and Lye SolutionWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Combining the Oils and Lye Solution

Before combining these two mixtures, you will need to wait for them to get to room temperature. Once your two mixtures are about this temperature, you are ready to add the lye solution to your melted oils. After combining these soaping ingredients, blend your soap making ingredients together with a stick blender to emulsify the soap batter.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Adding the Fragrance Oil

After your cosmetic mixture has emulsified, you will be ready to add scented oil. So, weigh out 64 grams of the Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil. This classic floral aroma has a wonderful scent of wisteria, rose, and ylang with undertones of precious woods and tender musk notes. Then, you will want to fully incorporate this captivating and enchanting scent into the cold process soap batter.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Separating the Soap Batter

Now, you are going to separate your soap batter to add the colorants. You will need to get four small containers and add 333 grams of the cold process soap mixture to each bowl. Next, you are going to add the colorants listed above to a portion of the soap mixture. After adding each colorant to the portions of soap batter, you will want to blend the colorants fully into each of the soap mixtures.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Adding Your Soap to the MoldWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Adding Your Soap to the Mold

Now, you are going to need to use your four colored soap batches to your cosmetic soap mold. You will want to make sure that you are wearing goggles, gloves, a mask, and protective clothing. So, you will need to hold the strainer over your soap mold tray. Next, you will need to choose one of the colored portions of soap to start with. You will need to pour a small amount of this soap into your strainer and let it fall into the mold.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe:  Filling Your Soap MoldWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Filling Your Soap Mold

You are going to want to continue to add your soap batter to the mold using the strainer. Be sure to alternate the colored soap that you use to fill the mold. If any soap remains in the strainer, then use a spatula to move this soap into the mold. Once you have filled up your soap mold completely, you will want to use a spatula to smooth the top of the mold. After you will meed to tap the mold gently on the table to remove any trapped air bubble, you can move on to the next step.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Drizzling the Mica MixtureWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Drizzling the Mica Mixture

Now, you are ready to add the mica mixtures to the top of your soap. You will want to use a pipette, again, to add the mica to the top of the soap. You will want to use the gold mica and the sliver mica to drizzle on top of the soap. After, you have added both mica mixtures, you will want to let your soap set up before removing the soap from the mold.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Cutting Up Your Soap BarsWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Cutting Up Your Soap Bars

Now, you are ready to cut the block of soap into individual bars. After cutting your soap into bars, you are going to want to let you soap rest. As your soap cures, you will notice the colors will pop.  Once your soap has finished curing, you will be ready to use your soap recipe!

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Growing Wisteria At Home

If you enjoy the scent of our Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil, then you may want to try growing your own beautiful Wisteria flowers. Check out the article Growing Wisteria by Garden Design to learn more about growing these lovely flowers.

Wisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Reach Out to UsWisteria Scented Soap Making Recipe: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you enjoyed this cp soap making recipe! If you have any questions about this cp soap recipe, feel free to reach out and ask us.  You can find us by phone on our HUG Line, in the store, and online. An easy way to reach out online is through our social media. We are available on the Natures Garden Facebook page. Also, you can use @ngscents to find us on both Instagram and Twitter. Not only can you use these platforms to ask questions, but you can share your own creations, too. So, we hope to hear from you soon!

May
17

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe


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Wisteria CP Soap RecipeWisteria CP Soap Recipe

Are you looking for a beautifully colored and nourishing soap making recipe? Then, you should check out the lovely Wisteria CP Soap Recipe from Natures Garden! This bath and body recipe is a gorgeous soap recipe inspired by the beauty of real wisteria flowers. This soap recipe uses beautiful shades of blue, purple, and gold to create a blend of colors as beautiful as wisteria flowers. Further, this cold process soap recipe includes a scented oil with a gorgeous aroma of fresh wisteria flowers. Also, this lovely soap recipe includes luscious cosmetic oils that will nourish the skin. So, this scented soap recipe would be a fantastic cosmetic recipe to try out!

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Prepare and Sanitize

Before you get started with this soap making recipe, you are going to want to clean and sanitize your crafting equipment. So, you will need to collect and wash any equipment that you are going to need to create this bath and body recipe. Also, you will want to gather your soap making supplies. Next, you are going to want to clean up some space for you to use as a work area with enough area for you to work comfortably. Giving yourself a good work space will make the process easier to do and more fun!

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Prepare a Bottle of Vinegar

Also, you will need to prepare a bottle of vinegar before preparing this cosmetic recipe. This vinegar will be useful for deactivating lye that comes into contact with your skin and cleaning your work station after working. So, you will want to fill a bottle with vinegar and set it aside until it is needed.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Soap Making Classes

If you’ve never made homemade soap from scratch, then you will want to check out some classes that we have on making cp soap. First, you will definitely need to be familiar with soap making safety, which you can find in our Soap Making Safety Class. In this class you will learn how to be safe and make soap correctly. Also, you may want to Click Here For Basic CP Soap Making Class. Anyone that feels ready to make this wisteria bath and body recipe, should continue reading this blog!

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Natures Garden Cosmetics Ingredients

Lye- Sodium Hydroxide
Coconut Oil 76
Avocado Oil
Grapeseed Oil
Cocoa Butter Deodorized
Shea Butter
Meadowfoam Seed Oil
Sunflower Oil
Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil
Teal FUN Soap Colorant
Neon Blue FUN Soap Colorant
Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant
Black Oxide FUN Soap Colorant
Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
24K Gold Mica Pigment
Large Square Tray Mold Market Mold
Disposable Pipettes
Safety Gloves
Natures Garden Apron
Safety Mask
Thermometer
Safety Glasses

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Other Cosmetic Ingredients

Distilled Water
Mixing Bowls
Mixing Spoons
Rubber Spatula
Scale
Knife
Stick Blender
Small Strainer
Vinegar
Measuring Spoons

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Total Amounts for the Soap

323 grams of Distilled Water
116 grams of Lye
212 grams of Coconut Oil 76
128 grams of Avocado Oil
42 grams of Grapeseed Oil
85 grams of Cocoa Butter
85 grams of Meadowfoam Seed Oil
128 grams of Shea Butter
170 grams of Sunflower Oil
64 grams of Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Amounts for the Gold Mica Mixture

¼ tsp of 24K Gold Mica Pigment
½ tsp of Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
12 grams of Meadowfoam Oil

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Amounts for the Light Turquoise Soap Portion

1 drop of Neon Blue FUN Soap Colorant
5 drops of Teal FUN Soap Colorant

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe:  Amounts for the Turquoise Soap Portion

2 drops of Neon Blue FUN Soap Colorant
10 drops of Teal FUN Soap Colorant 

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Amounts for the Purple Soap Portion

6 grams of Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant
1 gram of Black Oxide FUN Soap Colorant 

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Amounts for the Light Purple Soap Portion

2 grams of Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant 

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Preparing the Lye Solution

First, you are going to prepare the lye solution for your soap recipe. You will need to prepare this solution in a well ventilated area. Also, you will need to wear a protective clothing and face mask. Once you have made the necessary safety preparations, you will need to measure 323 grams of distilled water. Then, you will slowly add 116 grams of lye to the water. As you slowly add the lye, you will want to stir gently with a spatula. After all the lye is added and mixed in, you will need to wait for the temperature to lower to room temperature.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Prepare the Cosmetic Oils

In the meantime, you can start preparing your cosmetic oils. You will want to weigh out 212 grams of Coconut Oil 76, 128 grams of Avocado Oil, 42 grams of Grapeseed Oil, 85 grams of Cocoa Butter, 85 grams of Meadowfoam Seed Oil, 128 grams of Shea Butter, and 170 grams of Sunflower Oil. Then, add these soaping oils to a microwave safe bowl and melting the cosmetic ingredients. Now, you will need to wait for your cosmetic oils to reach the right temperature.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Preparing Your Cosmetic ColorantsWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Preparing Your Cosmetic Colorants

Now, you are going to prepare the soap colorants for your cold process soap recipe. So, you will need four separate, small bowls. In one of the bowls, you will add 1 drop of Neon Blue FUN Soap Colorant and 5 drops of Teal FUN Soap Colorant. In a second bowl, you will want to add 10 drops of Teal FUN Soap Colorant and 2 drops of Neon Blue FUN Soap Colorant. For the third bowl, you will add 6 grams of Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant and 1 gram of Black Oxide FUN Soap Colorant. In the fourth bowl, you will add 2 grams of Ultramarine Violet FUN Soap Colorant. Once all of your colorants are prepared, you will be ready to move on to the next step.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Preparing the Mica MixtureWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Preparing the Mica Mixture

Next, you are going to mix up the gold colorant. So, you will want to add 12 grams of Meadowfoam Oil to a small bowl. Then, you will want to mix in ¼ tsp of the 24 K Gold Mica Pigment and ½ tsp of the Diamond Dust Mica Pigment. After, you will want to fully mix these cosmetic ingredients to create a gold colorant. Once you have all of these cosmetic ingredients mixed together, you will be ready to use this shimmery, gold mixture.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Adding the Mica to the Soap MoldWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Adding the Mica to the Soap Mold

Now, you are going to add your gold mica mixture to your soap mold. So, retrieve your large square soap tray and grab a disposable pipette. You will want to the pipette to add about half of this mixture to the mold. You will use the gold colored mixture to add lines of this mixture to look like gold paint splatter. Then, you will want to set the remaining half of this cosmetic mixture off to the side for now.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Mixing the Lye Solution and OilsWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Mixing the Lye Solution and Oils

Before moving on to the next step you need to wait for your mixtures to reach a temperature between 100 and 120 degrees. Once your two mixtures have reached this temperatures, you are ready to add the lye solution to your melted oils. Then, blend the ingredients together with a stick blender.

 

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Adding the Scented OilWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Adding the Scented Oil

After your cosmetic mixture has emulsified, you will be ready to add the fragrance oil. So, you will want to include 64 grams of the Wisteria Blvd Fragrance Oil. This classic floral aroma has a wonderful scent of wisteria, rose, and Ylang with undertones of precious woods and tender musks. Then, you will want to fully incorporate this captivating and enchanting scent into the cold process soap mixture.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Separating Your Soap BatterWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Separating Your Soap Batter

Now, you are going to separate and color your soap batter. You will need to get four small containers and add 333 grams of the cold process soap mixture to each bowl. Next, you are going to each of your colorant mixtures, which includes the purple, light purple, turquoise, and light turquoise, to a portion of the soap mixture. After adding each colorant to the portions of soap, you will want to use a hand mixer to blend the colorant fully into the soap mixture.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Filling Your Soap Mold

Once you have all four of your soap batch colors created, you are ready to begin filling your cosmetic soap mold. You will want to make sure that you are wearing goggles, gloves, a mask, and protective clothing. So, you will need to hold the strainer over your soap mold tray. Then, you will choose one portion of soap and pour a small amount into your strainer. If you need to, you can gently tap the strainer until the soap falls through into the mold. 

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Filling Up the Soap Mold

Of course, you will need to repeat the process until you run out of the soap batter. So, you will be adding portions of colored soap to your strainer. So, you will want to alternate between adding your differently colored portions of soap to your cosmetic soap mold. You will want to add small portions of the four different colored soaps to your soap mold until you run out of the soap batter.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Smoothing the Top of the Soap

Now, you are going to want to scrape the remaining soap batter out of your strainer. So, you will want to use your spatula to add the soap batter to your soap mold. After you have added the remaining soap to your mold, you will want to smooth the top of your soap with a spatula. Then, you will want to remove any air bubbles from the soap by taping the mold gently on the table top.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Adding the Gold Color

Once your soap has been smoothed, you are ready to add the remaining gold color to your cp soap. So, you will need to retrieve your gold colored cosmetic oil. Again, you will want to use your pipette to add flecks of gold color. You will need to continue to add splatters of this gold mica mixture until you have used the remainder of the gold colorant. Once you have used your entire gold mixture, you are ready to move on to the next step.

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Finishing Your Cold Process Soap

Now that your cold process soap is finished, you will need to wait 48 hours. After waiting this amount of time, you will be ready to remove your finished soap from the soap mold. After removing your soap from the mold, you are ready to cut the soap. You will want to follow the lines to cut your soap into even squares. Of course, you will need to leave your soap bars to cure. Once your soap has followed cured, you will be ready to use your finished soap!

Wisteria CP Soap Recipe: Beautiful Wisteria Tunnels

This lovely cold process soap making recipe was inspired by the elegance of beautiful wisteria flowers. The article Take a Walk Through Japan’s Magical Wisteria Tunnels from Travel and Leisure shares the beauty of these floral tree tunnels. Not only can you enjoy the beauty of these gorgeous wisteria tree tunnels through pictures, but you can even plan a vacation to explore these lovely flowers.

Candle Making with Sunshine Soap and Candle Company: Hope You Enjoyed The CollaborationWisteria CP Soap Recipe: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you have enjoyed making this fun soap recipe! Of course, you can ask us any questions that you may have about this cp soap recipe. You can reach out to us on the phone, in the store, and online. An easy way to talk to us online is through our social media. We are available on the Natures Garden Facebook and you can use the handle @ngscents to find us on Instagram, and Twitter. Not only can you use these platforms to ask questions, but you can share your own creations, too. So, we hope to hear from you soon!

Mar
20

Best Easter Fragrance Oils


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Best Easter Fragrance OilsBest Easter Fragrance Oils

If you are looking for the Best Easter Fragrance Oils for your wholesale craft recipes, then the Natures Garden wholesale fragrances are a great place to start! Whether you are looking to have your homemade recipes capture the refreshing aroma of fresh spring blooms, sweet Easter candies sweets, or another lovely spring scent, there are all kinds of fantastic scents for you to enjoy. Of course, you can check out our fragrance oil page of Spring and Summer Scents to find some great scents for your Easter craft recipes. Plus, you can check out some of our favorite spring fragrance oils in this lovely cosmetic blog.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Easter Bunny Burps Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Easter Bunny Burps Fragrance Oil

Our sweet and happy Easter Bunny Burps Fragrance Oil is another great scent that you can use for your Easter ideas and crafts. This scrumptious aroma has shimmering garden green notes that are highlighted with a hint of mint for a fresh sensation. Further, this blend of spring flowers is tucked away among the green tones for added texture in the scent. Lastly, the base of sandalwood creates glowing warmth in the blend with subtle hints of musk finish the fantastic fragrance. So, this delightful fragrance oil is perfect for scenting your handmade craft projects with a lovely Easter basket aroma.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Sweet Grass Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Sweet Grass Fragrance Oil

Another lovely spring aroma that you can enjoy is our Sweet Grass Fragrance Oil. This bright and refreshing scent is perfect for creating lovely scented craft recipes. First, the scent begins with an ozony aroma of fresh cut grass and clover. Then, the fragrance continues with a hint of wisteria. This blend of fresh greenery notes and lovely floral scents are perfect for creating homemade scented crafts. So, you can use this lovely aroma in your homemade bath and body recipes as well as your refreshing scented wax recipes.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Yummy Gummy Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Yummy Gummy Fragrance Oil

Sweet treats and baskets full of candy is one of the many fun traditions we have for Easter, so this sweet candy aroma is fantastic for scenting your Easter themed craft recipes. Our Yummy Gummy Fragrance Oil is a delicious aroma that begins with tangy lemon, juicy orange, and sweet peach. Then, the scent is followed by scrumptious notes of grape, coconut, and raspberry. Finally, the scented oil has notes of pear, plum, and sweet, sugary vanilla. So, you can add this delicious scent to your candle making supplies or soap making supplies to create some fantastic Easter crafts.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Hydrangea Heaven Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Hydrangea Heaven Fragrance Oil

This time of year is always full of bright blooming flowers and beautiful butterflies. Our Hydrangea Heaven Fragrance Oil encapsulates the enticing aroma of fragrance floral aromas that are simply irresistible to butterflies and humans alike. This scented oil has aromatic and uplifting notes that capture the fresh and sweet hydrangea flowers. This strong, lovely fragrance will encapsulate you in a wonderland of lovely hydrangea flowers. So, this is another lovely fragrance oil that you would be sure to adore in your homemade Easter recipes.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Sweet Pea Vanilla Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Sweet Pea Vanilla Fragrance Oil

Another lovely sweet scent that you can include in your homemade soap and candle recipes is our lovely Sweet Pea Vanilla Fragrance Oil. This sweet scent begins with tops notes of juicy and ripe cherry, orange, peach, and raspberry. These lovely aromas blend with the scrumptious scent of sweet creamy coconut. Then, the scent continues with notes of sweet pea, muguet, and iris. Finally, the aroma has a base of light musk that is drizzled with scrumptious vanilla. So, this is a fantastic fragrance oil to include with your homemade recipes. Whether you are making scented candles, diy cosmetics, or creative arts and crafts ideas for adults, this is a lovely aroma that would be sure to make your creation even more special.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Petals of Spring Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Petals of Spring Fragrance Oil

Another delightfully fresh spring floral fragrance oil that you can enjoy in your homemade candle recipes or bath and body recipes is our Petals of Spring Fragrance Oil. This lovely scented oil starts out with floral tops notes of freesia and jasmine. Further, the fragrance oil continues with delightful notes of lily of the valley, honeysuckle and base notes of juicy notes of plum and raspberry. So, you can create some fantastically scented diy crafts for adults that have a wonderful scent.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: NG Aloe and White Lilac Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: NG Aloe and White Lilac Fragrance Oil

Another lovely and refreshing aroma that you can enjoy is the NG Aloe and White Lilac Fragrance Oil. This fresh and complex fragrance begins with top notes of petitgrain, bright Italian bergamot, and fresh ozonic notes. Then, these scents are followed by delightful floral middle notes, which includes lilac, lily of the valley, and hints of tuberose. Lastly, the fragrance has base notes of sweet vanilla, amber, precious musk, and oakmoss. So, you use this lovely aroma to create refreshing diy scented candles or diy cosmetics.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: NG Cotton & Blossoms Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: NG Cotton and Blossoms Fragrance Oil

The lovely aroma of this NG Cotton and Blossoms Fragrance Oil is akin to a breath of fresh air that is perfect for making clean scented candles and diy cosmetics! The fragrance begins with a sweet and subtle blend of jasmine, violet and gardenia. Then, the fragrance oil continues with a bright sparkle of lemon zests on a dry down of vanilla. So, the wonderful aroma of this fresh fragrance would make a fantastic addition to your wholesale craft supplies.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Peony Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Peony Fragrance Oil

Another lovely scented oil that is perfect for scenting your lovely Easter crafts is our Peony Fragrance Oil. This delightful floral scented oil is a romantic and powdery flower aroma that is quite lovely. Further, this scent is true to life and absolutely stunning! This true peony scent is by far one the finest floral scents we have ever smelled! If you are thinking about trying out this lovely scented oil in your homemade crafts, then you will be sure to create lovely floral scented creations that are as refreshing as a bright spring day!

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Spring Rain Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Spring Rain Fragrance Oil

Also, you can use the lovely aroma of our Spring Rain Fragrance Oil to scent your homemade scented candles or soap recipes. This lovely scented oil begins with a beautiful musky accord. Then, the aroma is enhanced with a fresh floral bouquet of floral notes, which include carnations, tiger lilies, alyssum, orchids, and roses. Of course, this fragrance continues with hints of fresh greenery to complete the scent. Together, these lovely scents provide an irresistible aroma that will enhance your lovely homemade craft recipes.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Apple Happy Camper Candy Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Apple Happy Camper Candy Fragrance Oil

The scrumptious aroma of our Apple Happy Camper Candy Fragrance Oil will tempt your taste buds with the aroma of tangy yet sweet flavor of green apple goodness. This aroma will remind you of the delicious taste of sour green apple candy that you enjoyed during childhood. First, this scented oil begins with delicious fruity note of tart green apple, pineapple, peach, juicy pear, nectarine, strawberry, and banana. Further, this scented oil has notes of apple blossoms and a base of vanilla bean. So, this candy aroma is perfect for creating deliciously scented cosmetic recipes that are sweet and perfect for Easter.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Deb's Flower Shoppe Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Deb’s Flower Shoppe Fragrance Oil

Another aroma that you may enjoy for your Easter crafts is the lovely scent of Deb’s Flower Shoppe Fragrance Oil. This delightful and refreshing fragrance is a blend of fresh floral notes that begins with notes of lime, hyacinth, and green leaves. Further, this scent continues with floral notes of rose, cyclamen, and carnation. Finally, this scented oil continues with notes of gardenia and trailing ivy. This scent is so lovely that you can actually smell the aroma of all of the flowers, green stems, and water droplets on the flower petals filling the air.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Daisy Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Daisy Fragrance Oil

Our Daisy Fragrance Oil is a perfect aroma for Easter as it is truly as bright and fresh as a daisy! This lovely scented oil has notes of tangy lemon and jasmine. This lovely scent is followed by middle notes of muguet lily, rose petals, African violet, and day lily. Finally, these scent notes are all resting on base notes of cedar wood, patchouli, and musk. So, this refreshing fragrance oil is perfect for trying out in your homemade wax recipes and cosmetic recipes.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Breezes and Sunshine Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Breezes and Sunshine Fragrance Oil

This lovely scented oil is a happy, free scent that encapsulates the essence of spring time! So, the Breezes and Sunshine Fragrance Oil would be a wonderful addition to your wholesale soap and candle supplies this Easter. The aroma has refreshing top notes of blood orange blossoms and sea waves. Then, these scents are followed by hints of rose, cyclamen, and jasmine blended by notes of sweet pineapple and juicy peach. Finally, the comforting aroma rests on base notes of sea lily flowers, fresh cut grass, and woodsy notes. 

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Vanda Orchid Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Vanda Orchid Fragrance Oil

Another lovely floral scent that you can enjoy for your seasonal craft recipes is the Vanda Orchid Fragrance Oil. This scented oil has notes of wild berries and blooming flowers combine to create romance with this fruity floral creation. First, this fragrance begins with sparkling citrus tones that lead to a wild blueberry accord as the scent unfolds. Then, this lovely scent continues with a bouquet of delicate white Vanda orchids is laced with fresh green accents to balance the fruit accord. Further, the aroma finishes with generous musky undertones and rich warm woods add clear sweet softness to complete the luxurious fragrance. So, you will be sure to love this floral aroma in your homemade soap and candle recipes.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Jammin Rock Candy Fragrance OilBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Jammin Rock Candy Fragrance Oil

Baskets full of candy is one of the many fun things about Easter. So, another great scent for your homemade craft recipes is time of year is the Jammin Rock Candy Fragrance Oil. This scent has notes of scrumptious cherry, raspberry, strawberry, and grape. These juicy fruit scents intertwine with the sweet orange blossom notes and a base of irresistible peppermint and vanilla. Whether you want to make homemade scented soap recipes or make strong scented candles, this sweet scented oil is perfect for making craft recipes!

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Delicious Easter Candy Crafts

Not only are there all kinds of lovely Easter aromas for your homemade craft recipes, but there are some sweet candy crafts that are perfect for the holiday as well. If you are interested in creating some delicious candy crafts, then you should check out this list of lovely Easter Candy Crafts from Old Time Candy! This blog is full of sugary sweet recipes that you will be sure to enjoy. For instance, this blog has recipes for sweet baby chicks made of nutter butters and rice Krispies Easter eggs filled with m&ms. So, your Easter will be full of cute, tasty treats and scrumptiously scented crafts.

Best Easter Fragrance Oils: Reach Out to UsBest Easter Fragrance Oils: Reach Out to Us

We hope that you have enjoyed our favorite spring scents for Easter! If you have any questions about using these scents in your diy craft recipes, then you can absolutely reach out to us for answers. You can find us at the NG store, on the phone, and online. One easy way to reach out to us online is through our social media. First, you can find us on the Natures Garden Facebook page account. Also, you can use our handle @ngscents to find us on both Instagram and Twitter. Further, you can share your very own Easter craft creations with us and other crafter makers on our social media pages. So, we hope that you enjoy your creations and that we hear from you soon!

May
03

Lime Fragrance Oils


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Lime Fragrance OilsLime Fragrance Oils

Today, we will take a closer look at some of Natures Garden’s lime fragrance oils.  This refreshing citrus aroma is great year round, but we especially love them this time of year.  So, below we will talk about Natures Garden’s top lime scents.

Mandarin Lime Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Mandarin Lime Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a simple, but complementary arrangement of fresh mandarin oranges to energize your spirit, and fresh lime to improve your mood.  A great, pick-me-up fragrance!

Lime Fragrance Oils- Lime Citronella Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Lime Citronella Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a wonderful combination of essential oil of citronella, with notes of lemon, fresh lime, and white flowers.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Lime Cilantro Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Lime Cilantro Fragrance Oil

A clean, refreshing fragrance oil by Natures Garden that has a citrus lime blend with slight hints of jasmine and a background of musk and woodsy notes.

Lime Basil Mango Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Lime Basil Mango Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is sweet and tangy, with a summer citrus blend of exotic kaffir lime mixed with crisp basil and juicy mangos.

Top Notes: Kaffir Lime, Mango, Lemon
Mid Notes: Basil, Lemongrass, Orange Blossom, Ginger
Base Notes: Musk

Lime Fragrance Oils- Keylime Pie Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Keylime Pie Fragrance Oil

The luscious aroma of fresh, keylime pie!  This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a mouth watering combination of bitter lime and green lemon zests on a dry down of vanilla cream.

Top Notes:  Key Lime, Mandarin, Apricot, Lemon
Mid Notes:  Coconut Milk, Sweet Butter
Base Notes:  Whipped Vanilla Cream, Pie Crust

Lime Fragrance Oils- Keylime Pie Candle RecipeLime Fragrance Oils- Keylime Pie Candle Recipe

This next craft recipe is one of my favorite dessert candle recipes.  It is the Keylime Pie Candle Recipe.  It was designed to look like a keylime pie.  From the crust to the whipped cream on top, not only does this candle look delicious, it smell great too.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Hot Pink Lime Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Hot Pink Lime Fragrance Oil

This refreshing fragrance oil by Natures Garden is an accord of Kaffir lime, Japanese grapefruit, tangerine, and lemon; middle notes of bergamot and strawberries; sitting on base notes of brown sugar and oakmoss. An NG Original Scent! Now with higher levels of essential oils.

Top Notes:  Kaffir lime, Japanese grapefruit, tangerine, lemon
Mid Notes: bergamot, strawberries
Base Notes:  brown sugar, oakmoss

Lime Fragrance Oils- Pigs in the Mud Candle RecipeLime Fragrance Oils- Pigs in the Mud Candle Recipe

We love our Hot Pink Lime Fragrance Oil so much we decided to use it in this Pigs in the Mud Candle Recipe.  Using both Joy Wax and Pillar of Bliss, this candle is simple to make.  In addition, it is absolutely adorable.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Ginger Lime Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Ginger Lime Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a bright and zesty lemon-lime blend combined with the warm and comforting notes of honeyed ginger for a sophisticated twist on a refreshingly clean combination. This fragrance was in our VIP testing program and given a 2 thumbs up by customers!

Lime Fragrance Oils- Golden Clover Bath Bombs RecipeLime Fragrance Oils- Golden Clover Bath Bombs Recipe

Now, let’s talk about the Golden Clover Bath Bombs Recipe.  This fizzy fun recipe is scented with Ginger Lime Fragrance Oil.  However, this bath bombs is covered in 24K gold mica.  This will leave your skin with a golden shine.

Frosted Lime Cupcake Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Frosted Lime Cupcake Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden was inspired by the news on the street that cupcakes are a hot commodity!  In order to expand your product line, we have worked closely with our perfumist to develop an entire cupcake line of fragrances!  You are going to just love our Frosted Lime Cupcake fragrance!  This fragrance begins with top notes of Persian lime and lemon zests; followed by middle notes of meringue; and well rounded with base notes of Royal vanilla icing and creamed cake.  Amazing!  An NG Original Fragrance!

Top Notes:  Persian lime and lemon zests
Mid Notes:  Meringue
Base Notes:  Royal vanilla icing and creamed cake

Lime Fragrance Oils- Coconut Lime Verbana Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Coconut Lime Verbana Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is very fresh! A citrus bouquet of lime, kumquat, grapefruit, lemon, with a soft floral undertone of jasmine, on a background of musk and sandalwood.  A Best Seller!

Top Notes: orange, coconut, bergamot, pineapple, lime, grapefruit, lemon
Mid Notes:  island air, cyclamen, lily, jasmine, kumquat
Base Notes:  palm leaves, vanilla bean, sandalwood, musk

Lime Fragrance Oils- Coconut Lime Verbana Soap Bowl RecipeLime Fragrance Oils- Coconut Lime Verbana Soap Bowl Recipe

We used this lime scent in our Coconut Lime Verbana Soap Bowl Recipe.  This melt and pour soap recipe uses both goats milk melt and pour soap and our clear SLS free mp soap.  It makes the perfect summer bath room decoration.  It is made completely of mp soap base.  Inside the coconut shell are little guest soap that will impress your friends and family.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Agave Lime Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Agave Lime Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a shimmering citrus blend of high concentrations of the following essential oils:  lime, lemon, and orange creates an effervescent top note for this exotic scent, while accents of liquid ozone add a refreshing highlight.  Tropical floral notes and exotic agave greens balance at the heart of the fragrance.  Clear musk and rich sandalwood form a soft background for this highly textured scent.

Top Notes:  lime, lemon, orange, ozone
Mid Notes:  agave greens, hibiscus, plumeria
Base Notes:  musk, sandalwood

Lime Fragrance Oils- Lime Cupcake CP Soap Recipe

Are you looking forward to using this lime fragrance oil in your soap recipes.  Try the Lime Cupcake CP Soap Recipe.  This free cupcake soap tutorial will show you how to make frost soap cupcakes.  Then, add a slice of lime made from clear melt and pour soap.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Margarita Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a fresh lime fragrance with hints of lemon rinds and fresh greenery. This fragrance oil has high levels of essential oil of lime for a true-to-name aroma.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Margarita Salt Scrub Recipe

Now, let’s talk about a fragrance fun recipe using Margarita Fragrance Oil.  Our Margarita Salt Scrub Recipe is a foaming salt scrub that uses this strong lime scent.  In addition to the salt and scent, we have added sodium cocoyl isethionate.  Sodium cocoyl isethionate or SCI gives this lime scented scrub some major bubbling action.  It also leaves skin feeling silky soft.  In fact, many with sensitive skin also love this ingredient because it is gently on their skin.

Frozen Margarita Fragrance OilLime Fragrance Oils- Frozen Margarita Fragrance Oil

So, I know what you are thinking, “Why do they have two margarita scents?”  Well, the most notable difference is the salt note.  The frozen margarita has a stronger note of salt in it.  Frozen Margarita fragrance oil by Natures Garden begins with top notes of essential oil of Lime and Mandarin Orange; including notes of Southern Valencia, Lemon, and Sea Salt; followed by middle notes of frothy iced Guava Nectar, Strawberries, and Pineapple; all sitting on base notes of Brown Sugar, Vanilla Rum, and Musk.

Top Notes:  Lime, Mandarin Orange, Southern Valencia, Lemon, Sea Salt
Mid Notes: Iced Guava Nectar, Strawberries, Pineapple
Base Notes:  Brown Sugar, Vanilla Rum, Musk

Lime Fragrance Oils- 7-UP Pound Cake Fragrance Oil

Next, 7-UP Pound Cake Fragrance Oil is an aromatic combination of lemon-lime and cake to create a fabulous bakery aroma.  This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a perfect blend of warm cake, almond, lemon, lime, vanilla, and sugar.  An NG Original Scent!  A Best Seller!  

Top Notes:  lemon, lime, coconut, almond
Mid Notes:  maple sugar, red berry, cinnamon
Base Notes:  vanilla cake, brown sugar, musk
Lime Fragrance Oils- 7 Up Bundt Cake Soap Recipe

We used 7 UP Pound Cake Fragrance Oil in the 7 Up Bundt Cake Soap Recipe.  This is a melt and pour soap recipe scented with this strong bakery scent.  It is a fast and easy soap recipe that is perfect for beginner soap makers.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Blue Agave Fragrance Oil

With this fragrance oil by Natures Garden, something amazing happens when Kaffir lime is combined with the fresh, green aroma of oakmoss.  The scent is very uplifting and very fresh!  Natures Garden’s Blue Agave fragrance begins with top notes of Kaffir lime, lemon zests, apple, and black currant;  followed by middle notes of lily of the valley and rose petals;  sitting on base notes of oakmoss and white woods.

Top Notes:  Kaffir lime, lemon zests, apple, black currant
Mid Notes:  Lily of the valley, rose petals
Base Notes:  oakmoss, white woods

Did you know?  The Blue Agave is a renowned plant in the central part of Mexico.  This plant can take up to 7 years to mature and can grow to be several feet tall.  The core of the plant is the only part that is used to make agave nectar.

Lime Fragrance Oils- NG Mt. Dew Type Fragrance Oil

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is soda with a jolt. This classic lemon/lime fizzy pop is so good you will swear you can smell the caffeine and feel the bubbles tickle your nose.

Lime Fragrance Oils- Mojito Fragrance Oil

New and Improved Mojito fragrance oil by Natures Garden!  We read your reviews, and had a master perfumist create a better mojito fragrance for you.  Our mojito fragrance has strong top notes of juicy lime and sugar; balanced with mint leaves and rum. During test burns, this fragrance filled the entire test room in less than 15 minutes.  A Best Seller!  How do you do a mojito?  Well, if you are looking to try the real thing, check out this keylime mojito recipe from Martha Stewart.

Apr
11

Melt and Pour Soap Kit


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Melt and Pour Soap Kit

Melt and Pour Soap KitThe Melt and Pour Soap Kit provides you with everything that you need to create two pounds worth of melt and pour soaps. Not only will you be able to create about sixteen individual bars of melt and pour soap, but this kit provides you with everything from the ingredients to the soap molds. So, making these soaps could not get any easier! Simply melt the soap base, add a few ingredients, and pour the soap into the molds. Plus, this Natures Garden kit comes with your choice of one of two soap bases. You also receive four different scents and two different soap dyes to use. So, you can make a couple of batches of soap that are the color and scent you’d prefer. Overall, this kit is a great choice for a beginner soap maker or someone looking for a simple and fun craft to make.

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Ingredients Included

Complete Step by Step Soap Making Instructions

2 pounds of Melt and Pour Soap Base (you can choose one of two types)
Goat’s Milk Melt and Pour Soap Base
Diamond Clear Soap Melt and Pour Soap Base

Four 1 oz Samples of Fragrance Oils (currently the fragrances listed below)
Sweet Pea Fragrance Oil
Best Friends Fragrance Oil
Oatmeal Milk and Honey Fragrance Oil
Lavender Flowers Fragrance Oil

Two Liquid Soap Dyes (Currently the two listed below)
Da Bomb Soap Dye Blue
Da Bomb Soap Dye Red

Two Soap Molds (Currently the two listed below)
Oval Decorative Soap Mold
Heart with Angels Soap Mold

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Other Ingredients and Equipment Needed

Pyrex Glass Measuring Cup
Microwave
Refrigerator (optional)
Pam Cooking Spray (optional)
Tablespoon
Stainless Steel Mixing Spoon
Rubbing Alcohol

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Clean and Sanitize

Before you start your project make sure that you are truly prepared. First fill a bullet bottle with rubbing alcohol and place a fine mist sprayer on top. Then, not only should you sanitize your work space, but you should retrieve and clean your equipment. The creation of this kit will require a clean counter space and an available microwave. Also, collecting the equipment needed to complete the project will help the process go smoother. Since everything will be within an arm’s reach, you won’t need to spend time and energy to locate certain tools to finish. Plus, pausing part way through may cause your soap to cool before it is time to pour into the molds. So, preparing ahead of time can save you time and prevent you from messing up your creation.

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Preparing and Melting Your Soap Base

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Preparing and Melting Your Soap BaseFirst, you are going to want to prepare your provided soap base. Since melt and pour soap has already undergone the saponification process, all you’re are going to need to do is melt the soap. Also, our kit contains the Goats Milk Soap Base. However, you can choose the clear soap base if you’d like, the process is going to be the same either way. So, cut your slab of soap in half, which will be about a single pound of soap. Then, cut your soap into smaller chunks to fit the soap into your glass measuring cup. After, you will place your filled measuring cup in the microwave for a minute. If the soap is not entirely melted after a minute, then heat the soap again in 30 second intervals until the soap base is entirely melted. You need to melt in intervals to avoid overheating the soap, as it could potentially boil.

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Scenting Your Melted Soap

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Scenting Your Melted SoapNext, remove your soap from the microwave. Then, you will want to choose one of your four fragrance oils to add to your melted soap. While we chose to use the Lavender Fragrance Oil, any of the scents will work perfectly. Now, measure out a single tablespoon of your preferred fragrance and mix it into the melted soap.

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Coloring Your Melted Soap

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Coloring Your Melted SoapAfter you add the fragrance oil, it’s time for color.  You will need your Da Bomb Soap Dyes.  Then, you will want to add some of the liquid soap dye to the scented soap. While you can add either color you’d like, we chose to use two red and two blue to create a light pastel purple shade for our soap.  Add your soap colorant and mix.

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Pouring Your Melted Soap

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Pouring Your Melted SoapNow, you are going to pour your soap into the provided molds. While your melted soap is still hot, pour the soap into the molds. You should have enough melted to fill all the cavities in both molds. After your soaps set up you can create a second batch of soaps with the other half of your melt and pour soap slab. Additionally, you can spray a paper towel with Pam Cooking Spray then wipe inside each cavity of your mold before pouring your melted soap. This will make removing the hardened soap from the molds easier, but will not harm the soaps. Once you pour the melted soap into the molds spray any air bubbles you see with rubbing alcohol to release them.

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Finishing Your Soaps

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Finishing Your SoapsFinally, you are going to finish your melt and pour soaps. First, you will need to wait a half hour before moving your soap molds. Since the soap will be in a cooling process, moving the soaps could cause them to wrinkle or spill before they set up entirely. After this time passes, you can move the soap molds into the refrigerator for about an hour, or you can wait for them to setup naturally. Either way, allow the mp soap to finish the cooling process before removing your soap from the molds. Next, once the soap is setup, turn your mold upside down on a counter and press on the back of the soap cavity until your soap is released. Repeat the steps above with the remaining soap base. After, your soaps are complete and removed from the molds they are ready for immediate use!

Melt and Pour Soap Kit Other Ideas

If you are looking to kick your handmade soap up a notch, you can always use additives. You have many options when it comes to additives. My favorite is mica which can be dusted on your soap once they setup. This will give the soap a shimmering bling. Also, dried flowers like lavender or calendula can be added to the melted soap. Perhaps you want to add coffee grounds for exfoliation. These are just a few ways to make your soap stand out but the options really are endless. We hope that you enjoy the melt and pour soap kit. For other mp soap ideas, be sure to check out all of our free melt and pour soap recipes.

Oct
12

Tommie Fragrance Oil


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Tommie Fragrance OilTommie Fragrance Oil – Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Tommie Fragrance Oil is a fresh scent by Natures Garden. This aroma is a delightful combination of ozone and rose aromas with citrus scents, spice scents, and musk scents that great a fragrance oil that is perfect for that creation of cold process soaps, lotions, scented candles, perfumes, and many other homemade products that you would like use a touch of a delightfully fresh scent.

What Does Tommie Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a fresh citrus bouquet of mandarin, lemon and bergamot; enhanced by nutmeg and clove with a heart of rose and ozone on a strong background of musks and woods.

How Do Our Customers Use Tommie Fragrance Oil in Bath and Body Recipes?

Our customers that enjoy creating our own bath and body products can use this fresh fragrance oil. Bath oils, bath gels, lotions, perfumes, bath teas, bath bombs, and related bath and body products can be scented with 5% of this scent overall.  We have found Tommie fragrance oil allows us to create strongly scented bath and body products.  I highly recommend it using one of our unscented bases.

Our Tommie Fragrance Oil will perform extremely well in making cold process soap at home, as shown by our Cold Process Soap Testing Results. A soap recipe that includes this fragrance can utilize up to 5%. It will have no separation, no acceleration, and no ricing. The final soaping result will have a good scent in the bars of soap. Also, the fragrance will not result in any kind of discoloration. Although we recommend that bath and body creations that use this fragrance oil should have no color added, you can use any shade of liquid soap dye. If you would like to choose a different method of adding color,then make sure you know that candle dyes are not body safe and shouldn’t be included in bath and body creations.

How Do Our Customers Use Tommie Fragrance Oil in Room Scenting Recipes?

Customers who like creating diy room scents can include Tommie fragrance oil in their recipes.  Both homemade potpourri recipes and homemade incense can use up to 50% of this aroma. Any homemade cleaners can use up to 5% of this delightful fragrance oil. Sachet beads, also known as aroma beads can successfully include this fragrance oil.  Aroma beads can typically absorb about 30% fragrance oil.

Furthermore, scented candles and fragrant wax melts can be scented with up to 10% of this fragrance oil. Both Joy Wax candle making and Wow Wax products can each be made perfectly with this fragrance oil. Pure soy candles and soy candle melts can both be made with this fragrance and will retain a strong scent. Although we suggest that candles scented with this fragrance oil should have no colorants added to the product, you can either use any shade of preferred amount of liquid candle dye or any shade and amount of color block. If you would like to color your scented candles with crayons, then know that this coloring method is likely to clog your candle wick.

We hope that you enjoy this sweet, spice, floral, and musk combination aroma in your homemade products.

Oct
10

Palm Island Fragrance Oil


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Palm Island Fragrance OilPalm Island Fragrance Oil – Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Palm Island Fragrance Oil is a complex spa scent by Natures Garden. This aroma is a delightful blend of fruits, greenery, juniper, and vanilla that lead to a perfect spa fragrance oil. For many of our clients this relaxing aroma is a best seller.  Take one of our reviewers from Serena, IL, they stated, “NG you have outdone yourself again. This is a fantastic scent I love it, my husband loves this candle burning when we use the spa nightly, his favorite. My customers always recommend this to their friends. Thank you NG. Best seller for me.”

What Does Palm Island Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is a luxury spa fragrance!  Palm Island is a private island paradise located in the Grenadines frequented by many celebrities.  Home of one of the most romantic and serene vacation spots in the world, Palm Island is an escape from a busy world.  Natures Garden has created Palm Island fragrance to embrace the feeling of complete well-being of the mind, body and spirit.  This upscale fragrance begins with a rejuvenating medley of sweet orange blossoms, yuzu, and kumquat; followed by middle notes of juniper, Mediterranean fan palm, and rosemary; and creates complete ecstasy with base notes of fresh sandalwood and Tahitian vanilla beans. An NG Original Fragrance!

How Do Our Customers Use Palm Island Fragrance Oil in Room Scenting Recipes?

First, candle creators can make their own wax creations with this delightful spa fragrance oil. Whether these creations are candles or wax tarts they can include up to 10%. If you are wishing to add a color to your products and have yet to decide on a hue, then we would like to recommend either using three drops of green liquid candle dye and two drops of yellow liquid candle dye per four pounds of your wax or adding a small amount of shredded yellow and green color blocks into your melted wax. Just don’t use crayons as a substitute for coloring your candles, as they have been known to clog wicks.

Additionally, there are a variety of alternatives for scenting a room.  Create your very own incense using Palm Island Fragrance Oil.  Add up to 50% of this rejuvenating scent to incense cones or incense sticks.  The same amount can be used in homemade air fresheners and in your oil burners.  Another option would be incorporating this scent in smelly jelly air fresheners.  Our smelly jelly air freshener recipe will walk you through creating these cute jars.  Finally, we will talk about reed diffusers.  Reed diffusers can be created by mixing this spa fragrance with our reed diffusers base.  Once the mixture is added to your jar, place the reed sticks in it.  This rejuvenating scent will then travel up the capillaries of the reeds to scent your home.

How Do Our Customers Use Palm Island Fragrance Oil in Bath and Body Recipes?

Bath and body product makers can use this gorgeous fragrance oil in their recipes. Bath gels, bath oils, lotions, perfumes, and other bath and body products can use a maximum of 5% for this scent. Use this fragrance in your homemade bath and body products made from scratch.  Alternatively, you can utilize Palm Island fragrance oil in any of our unscented bases.  These easy to use bases allow you to quickly create wonderful bath and body products.  This is a great way for beginners to get started on the path to formulating your own recipes.

Palm Island scent can be used in hot process soap, melt and pour soap, as well as cp soap. Furthermore, our Cold Process Soap Testing Results have shown that this luxurious spa fragrance oil is great for this method of creating soap. A soap batch that uses this fragrance oil will have no separation, no ricing, and no acceleration. The final soap bars after cure will have a strong scent that holds very well and the soap will have a dark tan shade of discoloration. If you want to add color to any of your bath and body products, then we suggest using green soap colorant and yellow liquid soap dye in the amounts that you prefer. Just remember to never use candle dye in any of your soaps.

Oct
05

Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil


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Passionate Kisses Fragrance OilPassionate Kisses Fragrance Oil – Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil is an alluring scent by Natures Garden. This aroma is a perfect and fun blend of yummy fruits, fresh roses, and sexy bottom notes that create a very loving fragrance oil. Our customers give this fragrance oil five stars across the board.  One reviewer has said, “this scent is a year round best seller for me!! Great for Valentines, or any time a year!! I did notice it seems to turn gel wax a slight tint of yellow but not much of a problem. Very strong hot and cold scent throw in candles. It’s a keeper for me in my scent line!”

What Does Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

A playful fragrance oil by Natures Garden which is alluring, energetic, and fun. This fragrance begins with top notes of raspberry, blackberry, and fresh strawberries. Followed by mid notes of coconut milk and freshly picked roses. Ending in bottom notes of Egyptian vanilla and amber musk.  A Best Seller!

How Do Our Customers Use Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil in Bath and Body Recipes?

Bath and body product creators can use this sweet and alluring fragrance oil in their various recipes. A maximum concentration of 5% for fragrance can be included in bath and body products. These products include bath gels, bath oils, lotions, perfumes, soaps, and other related creations.

Soap can be created well with this scent, whether it is melt and pour, hp soap or cold process soap recipes. In fact, soap being made from scratch can include this scent very well. Our Cold Process Soap Testing Results have revealed to us that this fruity and fun fragrance oil in soap will have quite a bit of great characteristics. Moreover, a soap batch that uses this scent will have no acceleration, no ricing, and no separation. Also, the final soap product for this scent will have a strong scent after cure and a light beige shade of discoloration. If you are thinking about adding colorants to your bath and body products and have yet to chose a shade, then we would like to suggest using red liquid soap dye in the amount that would be most preferable to you.

How Do Our Customers Use Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil in Room Scenting Recipes?

Customers who enjoy creating their own room scenting products may be pleased to know that this best selling fragrance oil can be included in their recipes. Both potpourri and incense can use the 50% maximum of this scent in their formulations. Also, homemade cleaning products can be scented with no more than 5% of this fragrance oil. Aroma beads that use this fun fragrance will have a nice and strong scent last in these products.

Further, different kinds of wax creations, including wax tarts and candles, can be made using this fruity fragrance oil. Are you making candles or wax melts? Then you can include up to 10% of this lovely scent. If you want to have your wax creations be a shade that is appropriate for this scent, then we would like to suggest using six drops of red liquid candle dye. Alternatively, a small amount of red color block can be shredded into your melted wax. Natures Garden bases the recommendation on a four pound batch. Just remember to never use crayons as a substitute for coloring your candles, as they have been known to clog the wicks of candles.

Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil Heart Soap RecipeFinally, are you looking for a FUN way to use Passionate Kisses Fragrance Oil in your products? Whether you’re sharing a little love with someone or keeping it all for yourself, our Heart Soaps with Love Massage Recipe is the perfect choice!

Sep
28

Pomegranate Fragrance Oil


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Pomegranate Fragrance OilPomegranate Fragrance Oil – Fragrance Oil Spotlight

Pomegranate Fragrance Oil is a sweet and fruity scent by Natures Garden. This aroma is a true fruit scent of juicy and delectable pomegranate that creates an irresistible fragrance oil. With this scent being so delicious it is no wonder why it is one of Natures Garden’s best selling fragrance oils! We hope that you love this juicy scent in your homemade creations!  This fruity fragrance oil can be used in so many craft recipes, it’s just as versatile as real pomegranates.

What Does Pomegranate Fragrance Oil Smell Like?

This fragrance oil by Natures Garden is the wonderful aroma of freshly sliced pomegranate. One of our best selling fragrances! A Best Seller!

How Do Our Customers Use Pomegranate Fragrance Oil in Room Scenting Recipes?

Our customers can create different kinds of room scenting products with this yummy pomegranate fragrance oil. Each potpourri and incense recipe can use up to 50% of this fruity fragrance oil. Also, aroma bead products will retain a nice and strong scent for this fragrance oil overall. Any homemade cleaning products can use a concentration of no more than 2% for this delicious scent.

Additionally, this delicious fragrance oil can be used to create different kinds of wax room scenting products. Products that use either Joy Wax or WOW Wax can include this fragrance oil and perform perfectly. Also, soy wax will have a nice and strong scent for this fragrance oil. If you want to color your creations, then we suggest that you either use four drops of red liquid candle dye along with a bit of burgundy liquid candle dye per four pounds of wax or adding a small amount of a shredded red and burgundy color blocks in the melted wax. If you choose to use another method of coloring, don’t use any crayons in the candle products or you will likely have your wick clogged.

How Do Our Customers Use Pomegranate Fragrance Oil in Bath and Body Recipes?

Pomegranate  fragrance oil will be successful in making soaps from scratch. Our Cold Process Soap Testing Results show that this scrumptious fragrance oil is great for making this kind of soap. A batch containing this fragrance oil will have no separation, no acceleration, and no ricing. There will be no discoloration in the final product and the bars will have a good scent retained after the curing process. If you wish to color any of your bath and body products that use this scent, then we suggest using red and burgundy liquid soap dye in the amounts that satisfy you.  Just remember that you should never use any candle dyes in any body products as candle dyes are not body safe.

Furthermore, homemade bath and body products can include this delicious and juicy fragrance oil. Bath gels, bath oils, perfumes, lotions, perfumes, soaps, scrubs, and other related products can use this fragrance oil at a concentration of no more than 2%. We hope that you enjoy our Pomegranate Fragrance Oil as much as so many other customers of our customers have!