logo
g Text Version
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies

dailyclick
Bored? Games!
Nutrition
Postcards
Take a Quiz
Rate My Photo

new
Action Movies
Bible Basics
Houseplants
Romance Movies
Creativity
Family Travel
Southwest USA


dailyclick
All times in EST

Full Schedule
g
g Fragrance Site

BellaOnline's Fragrance Editor

g

Light and Airy Warm Weather Scents


Don't you just love the warmth of the sun on your skin after a cold winter? I know I do and I'm always off to the beach whenever I get a chance. So as the weather warms up, your scent choice will lighten up also. No need for heavy scents but you can keep them around for night time. But what scents or scent blends would you wear for daytime use? Citrus and floral make a great combination for warm weather blends.

Here are 3 Essential Oil choices to consider for Warm Weather Scents :< /b>

Orange: Sweet, warm, sensuous and radiant, orange is by far my favorite warm weather scent. Not only can you wear this beauty as a single scent, you can blend it with some of your other favorite oils and create a wonderful perfume.

You can use filtered or distilled water, put it into a 4 oz bottle and add about 12 drops of orange oil and you've just created a beautiful body spray mist or air freshener. You can also add those same 12 drops to coconut and jojoba oil and create a luscious body oil for smooth soft skin right out of the bath.

Orange essential oil is also being used in the home fragrance industry in shampoo solutions for carpet cleaning. Orange essential oil blends very well with lemon, cinnamon and ylang ylang.

Lavender: Refreshing and also known as the Mother of essential oils, Lavender is used in the cosmetic industry across the board. Everything from Lavender in shampoo and laundry detergent to acting as the staple in most perfume blends.

Lavender can also be worn as a single scent perfume but works well with Orange, Geranium and Rose essential oils. When you're adding Lavender in your blends, you'll only need to add one or two drops. It has a tendency to overpower other oils if you add too many drops.

Since I mentioned loving the beach in warm weather, if you happen to get sunburned, a few drops of Lavender oil added to aloe vera oil is very effective in calming your skin.

Rose: A lot of people don't like the smell of Rose in a perfume because they associate it with "Old" and "Matronly", yet they love a Rose garden. Go figure!

Rose essential oil does not come cheap. It is expensive and therefore deserves special treatment and should be saved for special blends. But a drop or two added to Lavender or Jasmine will give you a sultry and sensual perfume blend.

Just the beginning ...

These three essential oils represent a starting point for warm weather scents. Whether you blend them with each other, add them to different essential oils or wear them as single scent perfumes, you'll have fun and smell wonderful.

Life Never Smelled So Sweet!

Juliette's Website

http://www.nyrajuskincare.com


Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Twitter Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Facebook Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to MySpace Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Del.icio.us Digg Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Yahoo My Web Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Google Bookmarks Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Stumbleupon Add Light+and+Airy+Warm+Weather+Scents to Reddit




RSS | Related Articles | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Previous Features | Site Map


For FREE email updates, subscribe to the Fragrance Newsletter


Past Issues


print
Printer Friendly
bookmark
Bookmark
tell friend
Tell a Friend
forum
Forum
email
Email Editor


Content copyright © 2014 by Juliette Samuel. All rights reserved.
This content was written by Juliette Samuel. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact Juliette Samuel for details.

g


g features
Is Your Summer Scent Heat Resistant?

Bath Salts and Their Beautiful Scents

What Is Perfume?

Archives | Site Map

forum
Forum
email
Contact

Past Issues
memberscenter


vote
Poetry
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Less than Monthly



BellaOnline on Facebook
g


| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.


BellaOnline Editor