How to Make Essential Oil Perfume | I've wanted to wear perfume all my life, but couldn't because I got headaches every time I put it on. Recently, I started making my own perfume using essential oils... and I couldn't be more thrilled. Now I can wear perfume without getting headaches. And in fact, my perfumes improve how I feel! Here's how to make your own essential oil perfume (video and print). | TraditionalCookingSchool.com
Perfume Making With Essential Oils: Top notes are what you smell first, but they last the shortest amount of time. Use roughly 20-40% of top notes in your recipe. Middle) Middle notes are the backbone of the blend. They help to bring it all together without leaving any sharp edges. Use about 40-80% in your blends. Base) Base notes are the ones that last the longest and give a deep and rich scent to the blend. Use about 10-25% in a blend.