There are lots of nasty chemicals and toxins in mainstream perfumes, but that doesn't mean you need to sacrifice your love of beautiful scents. We've put together a delicious recipe for an all-natural perfume you can make at home!
What you’ll need:
Grapefruit Essential Oil
Geranium Essential Oil
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Lime Essential Oil
Fractionated Coconut Oil (or another carrier oil)
10ml Rollerball Bottle (From ECO. Accessory Kit)
1. Add the following essential oils to 10ml rollerball bottle
10 drops Grapefruit Essential Oil
8 drops Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
10 drops Geranium Essential Oil
8 drops Lime Essential Oil
2. Fill the the rollerball bottle with the carrier oil. Be sure to not fill right to the top to allow room to mix
3. Screw on rollerball lid and seal rollerball
4. Shake thoroughly
Apply to wrists, neck, behind ears, middle of forearm, back of knees and décolletage.
If you want to save this beautiful DIY for another time, we've included the recipe card below, simply save to your phone and enjoy whenever you have time!
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