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How to Make a Strong Scented Soy Candle

In order to make strongly scented soy candles, you must use essential oils that are 100 percent pure. The strength of the oil you use will also determine how strong your candle will smell. Adding too much fragrance oil may prevent the candle from burning properly, and it can cause the oil to seep back out of the candle once it hardens. Once you...

from LEAFtv

How to Make Fragrance Oil

How to Make Peppermint Essential Oil. Making your own peppermint essential oil requires very few ingredients and equipment; homemade peppermint essential oil also is significantly less expensive than its store-bought counterpart.


Great website for fragrance oils, also gives rating as to how the oils perform with soy (I have noticed that my paraffin candles smell better than my soy candles! not everything works in soy)


Those essential oils you see lining your health food store shelves are for something after all! You probably already know your favorite scents, so it’s not hard to play mixologist and concoct your own fragrance oil or eau de parfum


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from Soap Queen

Fragrance Oil Blending Tips

from Bulk Apothecary Blog

Combining Scents: The Fragrance Wheel

The Fragrance WheelEver feel a little lost when trying to combine your own scents for the perfect combination? You\'re not alone. There are so many options when making your own products-- essential oils, fragrance oils or even just naturally scenting with raw ingredients. I too have felt this way many times (and I\'m sure a lot of you out there have felt this way too). There will always be staple scents that go together, ones that everyone can easily identify, but sometimes you need to ...