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Are Natural Perfumes The Same As Wearing Essential Oils?

Are Natural Perfumes The Same As Wearing Essential Oils?

In a word, no. They are not.  Our clean perfumes are fine fragrances. Some do contain essential oils but they also contain botanical extracts, tinctures, resins, floral extracts, natural isolates and nature identicals which means they are much more complex than a few essential oils thrown together.  When they are blended together and mixed with alcohol, they fuse together and create the magic known as perfume.  The bottom line is that perfume is a science and an artform. Yes, you probably can make some lovely smells by mixing a few essential oils together but there won't be top, middle and bottom...

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How To Find Your Perfect Natural Perfume

How To Find Your Perfect Natural Perfume

There are some brands that have a Perfume Finder. It's such a great way to match your scent with your personality. You can do our Find Your Perfect Perfume Quiz here You can also match your lifestyle with your perfume. If you're an outdoorsy, active person, you might sway to citrus-y scents. If most of your life is lived after dark, in bars or at friends houses, you could be drawn to a musky, woody scent.  Making the Switch To Natural Perfume Don't expect to match your synthetic fragrance to a natural fragrance.  Natural, clean perfumes are made from botanicals. Plant extracts and resins,...

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7 Best Perfume Hacks Of All Time

7 Best Perfume Hacks Of All Time

Here they are, the best perfume hacks of all time so you can get the most out of any perfume.  1. Spray underwear and bra with perfume This is a little known hack to be used only in ... certain situations where you know you'll be taking your clothes off. Come on, we're all adults here, you know what I'm talking about. Date night? Spray your knickers and bra.  2. Spray perfume in hair or hairbrush Perfume contains alcohol so can be drying to hair but if you spray your hair brush with it and brush through, it will lightly...

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6 Weeks To Plastic Free

6 Weeks To Plastic Free

Meet Jacqui Scruby. She was a lawyer until she decided a career change was in order.  She now runs 6 Weeks To Plastic Free online courses for people who want to transition to a plastic-free lifestyle. Naturally, being planet-lovers ourselves, this piqued our interest, so we drilled her on the details. What do you mean by plastic free? I live (and advocate through my course) imperfectly plastic free. The 'plastic free' bit means cutting out all single use plastic from the home - no plastic packaging on food, cleaning products, bathroom products etc.  My course and lifestyle focuses on reducing weekly household...

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4 Clean Beauty Swaps To Make Now

4 Clean Beauty Swaps To Make Now

  So you want to get started living a less toxin-filled life but you're not sure where to start. It all seems a little overwhelming right? But it needn't be.  Here's how to decrease your toxic load, starting with your beauty routine. It takes a few simple swaps for maximum impact.    OUT - traditional perfume IN - clean perfume Fragrance can be one of the most toxic things you'll every put on your body and it's in everything, from shampoo and conditioner to your laundry detergent to body wash and your skincare. Not to mention actual perfume you tend...

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