We hope everyone is as excited for Fall as we are! Pumpkin spice and the changing leaves often inspires our perfumer muse. If you are looking for something special to celebrate this beautiful season, then look no further than our Autumn Collection featuring a new Potion Perfume Kit and Autumn Sampler. We are also giving away a Potion Perfume kit this month on our Win it Wednesday. So make sure to head over to our Facebook Page and enter to win! :)
We'll also be adding our Perfume Bar and Perfumer's Palette this month on Amazon for those of you who like to shop with them! So make sure to check out our Amazon Store for those new items soon.
Our fragrance oils have a variety of uses but sometimes figuring out the correct dilutions can be a bit of a challenge for the apprentice perfumer. So this month we have included this chart of recommended dilutions. You can also find this information in our FAQ's under Perfumer Questions.
Perfume & Cologne Dilutions
|Strongest Parfum||16-20% fragrance/essential oil : 80-84% carrier agent|
|Eau de Parfum||11-15% fragrance/essential oil : 89-85% carrier agent|
|Eau de Toilette||10% fragrance/essential oil : 90% carrier agent|
|Eau de Cologne||6-9% fragrance/essential oil : 91-94% carrier agent|
|Body Spray||5% fragrance/essential oil : 95% carrier agent|
Other Product Dilutions
|Bath Salts||1/16 oz per lb|
|Body Oil||Normal: 1-1 or Strong: 2-1|
|Candlemaking||1/4-1/2 oz per lb in paraffins|
|Soy Candlemaking||Works well in some soy candles, you will need to test.|
|CP Soapmaking||1/4-1/2 oz per lb in mixtures|
|HP/MP Soapmaking||1/4-1/3 oz per lb in mixtures|
|Incense Making||Dilute 3-1 or 4-1 (base - FO/EO) depending on preference|
|Lampe Bergers||7 ml per lb of ethanol or Lampe Berger fuel|
|Lotions/Shower Gel/Massage Oil||1/8-1/4 oz per lb|
|Oil Burning||2-1 or 3-1 (base - FO/EO) depending on preference|
|Potpourri Sachets||2-1 or 3-1 (base - FO/EO) depending on preference|
|Room/Linen Spray||5-10% fragrance/essential oil : 90-95% carrier agent|
Win it Wednesdays!
Do you follow us on Facebook and live in the USA? Then check our our new contest featured the last week of every month! Win it Wednesdays is a great way to get cool new stuff from Vetiver! How you ask? Simply like our facebook page and then either comment or like our post for the giveaway! Make sure to join us this month as we are giving away a Potion Perfume Kit from our Autumn Collection!