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MAKE A SOLID PERFUME

  Pretty vintage pillboxes are very easy to find in antique shops or markets and make perfect containers for solid perfumes. Using a solid perfume is a luxurious experience in itself as the oils and waxes warm on the skin gently releasing the scent. You can blend oils and absolutes purely for their fragrance appeal […]

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Are you going to join me on one of my last few classes this year?

Are you going to join me on one of my last few classes this year?

I know it’s a bit of a cliche to say that the year has flown by but it really has!  It’s been such a whirlwind, I can’t believe it’s almost August. In 2014 I’m going to be restructuring my classes slightly and focusing more on my online programmes, the first of which is launching this […]

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Irish Tatler – Scents and Sensibilities

Irish Tatler – Scents and Sensibilities

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Daily Mail – How To Make Coconut Body Scrub

Daily Mail – How To Make Coconut Body Scrub

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UK Handmade – Book Review

UK Handmade – Book Review

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Natural Health Magazine – Citrus Appeal

Natural Health Magazine – Citrus Appeal

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Caffeine Magazine – Coconut Latte Body Scrub

Caffeine Magazine – Coconut Latte Body Scrub

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Daily Candy – Make Your Own Lip Balm

Daily Candy – Make Your Own Lip Balm

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The Power of a Smell – what’s your favourite?

The Power of a Smell – what’s your favourite?

Today I was walking through Victoria Station on my way to see my chiropractor and I caught a whiff of cooking that took me right back to my childhood.  It was not an overly pleasant smell but it immediately transported me back to being around 8 or 9 when my great aunt used to take […]

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Getting Started with Making Your Own Perfume

Getting Started with Making Your Own Perfume

I’ve had a lot of questions recently from people wanted to just get started in making their own perfume at home using both an alcohol base and an oil base.  It reminded me that I wrote some blog posts three years ago which you may not have seen as they have been pushed way down […]

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