Homebrew: Perfume – “Gray Wolf”

TYPE: PERFUME HERBS: JUNIPER, CEDAR, SPRUCE, BAY LEAF, BLACK PEPPER. USES: PERFUME, FRAGRANCE. This blend conjures up the image of a lupine predator on the prowl in a cold mountain forest - freshly crushed berries and twigs under the powerful paws of an ancient canine predator. The aromatic scent of fresh juniper berries dances with [...]

Homebrew – Ancient Winter Facial Scrub

Together, the oils call to the mind a scent of an old growth forest of towering trees and strange bird calls, blanketed in moss and dusted with powdery snow - very appropriate for the colder seasons. TYPE: FACIAL / BODY SCRUB. HERBS: MYRHH, CYPRESS, PEPPERMINT, CEDAR USES: EXFOLIATION, AROMATHERAPY. Sugar and salt scrubs are probably [...]

Homebrew: Face Oil – “Mountain Dewdrop Moisturizing Facial Oil”

TYPE: FACE OIL. HERBS: ROSE, JOJOBA, CEDAR, ALMOND, LAVENDER, BIRCH, GRAPESEED. USES: MOISTURIZING, ANTI-AGING, CLEARING. Lately I’d been pretty dissatisfied with facial moisturizers. They simply didn’t provide the long lasting glow I was lusting after. So after using up the most recent one I’d tried, I wondered if it didn’t make sense to create my [...]

Homebrew: Perfume – “Pine Forest”

TYPE: PERFUME HERBS: CEDAR, SPRUCE, CLOVE, BALSAM FIR, BERGAMOT. USES: PERFUME, AROMATHERAPY. This fragrance is a part of the third batch I made. It's a full-bodied scent that smells both earthy and refreshing - I've found that when I apply it to my pulse points, it evokes a cozy, calming feeling. For me it recalls [...]

Homebrew: Perfume – “Woodland Song”

TYPE: PERFUME HERBS: CEDAR, BALSAM FIR, BERGAMOT. USES: PERFUME, AROMATHERAPY. This is one of the other perfumes I made in my first batch. It’s a bright, energizing scent - applying it is an instant pick me up. The bergamot and and balsam fir make this fragrance quite refreshing - when I apply it first thing [...]

Homebrew: Perfume – “Forest Flora Dew”

TYPE: PERFUME HERBS: ROSE, LAVENDER, BIRCH, CEDAR USES: PERFUME, AROMATHERAPY After making an experimental fragrance oil a few weeks ago, I decided I was going to try try my hand at making a real fragrance. I bought a couple of carrier oils to experiment with, and some witch hazel extract to act as an alcohol [...]

Potion Review: Acorelle – Land of Cedar Perfume

PRODUCT: Acorelle - Eau de Perfume, Land of Cedar BASICS: PERFUME | $44.00 / 50 ml |ORGANIC – NSF - CRUELTY FREE HERBS: CEDAR, BERGAMOT, GINGER I love earthy scents, and cedar may well be my favorite. Many mornings I’ll dab essential oil on to my wrists and skip perfume all together. However, the scent [...]