Lavender Essential Oil
Freshly harvested lavender, sweet, floral & revitalising.
Fragrance Notes: Top, Middle
Fragrance Application Guide: For use in Soy wax / bees wax / shea butter & coconut oil blends only.
Essential Oils fragrance throw in soy candles tend to be on the lighter scent spectrum.
Soy Candles – 6% maximum IE 25ml per litre / 170 -200 drops per 120ml candle
Blends Well With: Cedar-wood, Sage, Geranium, Pine, Lime, Bergamot, Rosemary & Cinnamon Essential oils.
Precautions: Although Lavender oil is considered one of the safest essential oils, discontinue use if any allergic reactions occur. Consult with a professional before use if pregnant or lactating. A small test area on skin is recommended before use, especially on sensitive skin types. Do not ingest. For external use only. (Candles & Diffusers)
Note: Conduct your own fragrance testing at all times.
Note: Can discolour if over exposed to sunlight.
Method: Melt the Soy wax in a main Marie. Never expose soy wax or bees wax to direct heat. Using your thermometer to test the temperature at all times.
Add fragrance at 75-78 degrees. The wax needs to be a bit warmer to absorb and blend with the essential oils. Cool down to 58-60degrees then pour slowly into your prepared container.
Allow to set for 48 Hours. We recommend making smaller batches, and smaller volume candles when using essential oils.
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