If you're feeling creative, you can make your own scented candles and essential oil sprays.
Here are a few simple recipes:
Scented Candle Recipe:
Ingredients: – 1 pound soy wax – 1/4 ounce fragrance oil or essential oil – Candle wick – Candle jar
1. Melt the wax in a double boiler or in the microwave. 2. Once the wax is melted, remove it from the heat and add the fragrance oil or essential oil. before burning.
3. Stir gently to combine. 4. Pour the wax into the candle jar and center the wick. 5. Allow the candle to cool and harden completely before burning.
Essential Oil Spray Recipe:
– 1 ounce distilled water – 10 drops essential oil – Small spray bottle
1. Add the water and essential oil to the spray bottle. 2. Shake well to combine. 3. Spray the essential oil spray into the air or onto your bedding, pillows, or furniture.
Scented candles and essential oils can also be used to create a special atmosphere for holidays, parties, and other events.
For example, you might use pine-scented candles to create a festive atmosphere for Christmas or lavender candles to create a relaxing atmosphere for a spa party.