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There are some classic scents that never get old. Vanilla and Amber are two of those scents. Each of them bring up different emotions, and are usually tied to memories of some sort. This makes sense, since after all;
This makes sense, since after all; scent is a powerful way to bring to mind even the most deeply rooted memories. So, with Vanilla being reminiscent of baked goods, Bath & Body Works' notorious body spray, and carefree days and Amber bringing forth images of cozy blankets, and autumn days walking in the park...Can this combination really do you wrong?
We say no.
That's why today we're bringing you a DIY Perfume that mixes these two favorites together in a natural way. The result is a sultry scent that is mature, yet playful thanks to the undertones of vanilla. We guarantee it'll be your go-to scent as the weather gets cooler and everyone around you will approve of it.
What's more, this is an all-natural alternative to other perfumes on the market. So, you get to rest assured that what you're making is not only better for you, but will save you some money in comparison to store brought perfumes with similar fragrances.
Sweet Memories DIY Solid Perfume
Here's what you need:
- 3 Drops Vanilla Oil Blend
- 3 Drops Amber Oil
- 2 Tbsp. Sweet Almond Oil
- 2 Tbsp. White Beeswax For Candles
- Tin (Try this one out)
Here's how to make it:
First, mix together the almond oil with your essential oils in a small glass bowl.
Next, hit the beeswax in a double boiler to melt.
Once fully melted, mix in the essential oils to your wax.
Pour this liquid into your tin and let sit until it sets.
Use as you please for a sultry smelling perfume!