Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Colognes and Perfumes
Deep Lemon Perfume
This is a delicious fragrance and the lemongrass makes it good for divination.
Cedar wood essential oil- 6 drops
Lavender essential oil- 30 drops
Rosemary essential oil- 20 drops
Cypress essential oil- 30 drops
Lemongrass essential oil- 30 drops
Alcohol base - Vodka
Add the essential oils drop by drop into a small measuring jug.
When all the essential oil is in the jug measure its total volume.
Take the total volume of essential oil to be "1 part". Add 4 parts vodka.
This means that the perfume will be 20% essential oil and 80% vodka which is a light, wearable concentration.
Shake well before each use - the essential oil sits on top of the vodka so it all needs to be mixed together
Queen of Hungary Cologne
Use this cologne as a facial spray in the heat of summer or as a gentleman's after shave any time.
Fill a glass jar with fresh Rosemary greens.
Add a small amount of fresh Lavender blossoms,
Lemon Balm leaves,
a fragrant rose or two and
a little Lemon zest if desired.
Cover the herbs with Gin (Gin is flavored with Juniper berries before starting onto this perfume),
place a lid on the jar and let the mixture sit in the hot sun for two days. Strain and bottle.
Rags to Riches Perfume
Wear this when you are doing spells that deal with Money Drawing.
To 8 oz. Ever clear -
Add 5 drops Patchouli essential oil
4 drops Oak moss Bouquet,
3 drops Clove essential oil
2 drops Basil essential oil
Mix well and bottle. Keep tightly closed for 3-5 days. By: WitchInLove
Hungry Hearts Perfume
Works as a sensual perfume. But is also a great heart blend.
To one tablespoon carrier oil add:
1 drops Geranium essential oil
2 drops Bergamot essential oil
3 drops Clary Sage essential oil
-Massage in the chest and heart area, throat and neck. Always working towards the heart.
-Pour oil blend into the bath. or use as perfume.
Indian Summer Perfume
The sunny mood of a quiet day is captured in this sensuous blend of flowers, wood and spices.
1 drop Lavender essential oil
3 drops Grapefruit essential oil
2 Black Currant buds
4 drops Geranium essential oil
3 drops Rose essential oil
2 drops Nutmeg essential oil
3 drops Rosewood essential oil
3 drops Vanilla essential oil
2 drops Sandalwood essential oil
Add the oils to 1/8 of an ounce of jojoba oil for an oil-based perfume; add oils to 1/2 ounce of ethyl alcohol for a lighter alcohol-based fragrance. Shake well each time before using to disperse oils.
Tears from Heaven Cologne
2 cups distilled water
3 tablespoons vodka
5 drops Sandalwood essential oil
10 drops Bergamot essential oil
10 drops Cassis essential oil
Mix all the ingredients together in a pretty spray bottle; shake well. Allow to settle for 3 days
Make sure you store in a cool, dry place
Mid Summer's Eve Faerie Blend
This oil is very useful for working with Faerie Magick. Wear it on a Midsummer's Eve to increase the chances of Faerie encounters.
1/4 ounce almond oil,
7 drops lemon oil,
10 drops gardenia oil,
7 drops jasmine oil,
11 drops violet oil,
5 drops lavender oil,
7 drops lemongrass oil,
7 drops rose geranium oil,
7 drops ylang-ylang oil,
flowers jasmine or violet,
gems peridot or moonstone.
Mix and wear for a Faerie encounter
Like Yardley's English Lavender Cologne
1/2 cup lavender
1/4 cup rosemary
peel of 1 lemon
peel of 1 orange
1/2 cup orange-mint leaves
1/2 cup lemon balm leaves
1 cup vodka
1 cup rosewater
Steep 2 weeks; filter and bottle.
Old fashioned Rose perfume and cologne
Take 2 cups of rose buds and cut the petals clear of the white part. Mash them with a mortar and pestle. Add 1/8 cup of rosewater and mix in a glass jar. Seal and leave overnight. Add 1/2 teaspoon of musk oil or vodka to the rosewater and mix. Strain and use.
Take 2 cups of rose buds and cut the petals clear of the white part. Mash them with a mortar and pestle. Add 1/2 cup of rosewater or water and mix in a glass jar. Seal and leave overnight. Add 1 teaspoon vodka to the rosewater and mix. Strain and use.
Destiny Awaits Perfume
Helps to bring forth psychic power. Wonderful for clairvoyance.
4 drops Purple passion flower essential oil
2 drops Mastic essential oil
3 drops Frankincense essential oil
2 drop Cinnamon essential oil
1 drop Lavender essential oil
1 drop Bay essential oil
1 oz carrier oil like sweet almond oil
use at pulse points, Anoint forehead while in ritual. Use in your bath before retiring to secure prophetic dreams.
Patchouli Orange Perfume
An intriguing combination of fragrances that is mysterious and very sexy - and works equally well for men and women!
It consists of equal parts patchouli and orange oil and ever clear.
That's it! But so intoxicating! Wear a dab of the oil or, to make into a cologne: mix the oils with some unscented alcohol like Ever clear (vodka will work if you have nothing else...) and some purified water - and if you have some glycerin, add a bit of that too. Shake well before using.
Rose water can be used for many pruposes, perfume, finger bowls, a tonic, as part of the old fashioned rose perfume recipe above and defused into air by a spray bottle as a air freshener
2 cups distilled water
1/4 cup vodka or Everclear (liquor store)
1/2 cup red rose petals (red gives best color)
Best time to pick is between 10:00 A.M. and Noon after dew is off but before the sun has released their essential oils.
May add up to 15 drops rose oil if petals don't have enough scent. Combine water, vodka or everclear and petals in a covered jar - place in the sun.
It takes less than a day for the oils and color to be extracted from the petals by the sun.
Strain through a coffee filter into a covered bottle and refrigerate.
It needs to be used within 2 weeks.
Glycerine and Rosewater Lotion
May add an equal amount of vegetable glycerin to the above recipe. Shake well and bottle. all May be used all over the body.