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Dec 2, 2007
Who says fine quality perfumes have to be shop bought? The truth is you can create your own perfume and also have a lot of fun on the way. Better than fun, making your own perfume allows you to produce unique scents that are just right for you. Furthermore, you have control over what goes into your perfume so if you won't have to contend with the harshly unnatural ingredients that may be included in commercially available perfumes that you can get at the department store.

The system of getting started in making your own perfume is altogether basic. If you are not all versed in the fabrication of perfume, don't worry since you don't need to be. To get you started, you can browse online for the assorted free perfume recipes on the Net to help you fabricate your own perfume. Choosing the right perfume recipe to follow will depend on what type of scent you choose to make.

If you are worried about not being able to predict how a perfume recipe will turn out based on looking at the ingredients, don't worry. The perfume recipes online will give you a brief explanation of the kind of fragrance you can expect from a certain recipe. Although, at the end of the day, you will really need get your hands dirty and in truth try out a recipe to be able to experience for yourself how it will turn out.

Remember also that you will must to try out the perfume on your skin because it will undoubtedly smell different as you sniff it from the container and as you allow it to respond to your body chemistry all through your skin.

To help you further, below are a couple of free perfume recipes from pioneerthinking.com. Don't be afraid to try it out and invent your own adjustments in the recipes so that the fragrances created will suit your preferences better.

Basic Perfume Recipe 101. You can't fail with this one. This is very easy and you will have complete control over the types of fragrances you will be using. This is a good way to start producing your own perfume.

You will require two cups of distilled water and one cup of fresh chopped flower blossoms of your choice. You can opt to choose just one kind of flower blossom or blend numerous kinds that you feel will interblend well together. Once you have picked your scents and have your ingredients with you, get a bowl and place a cheese cloth inside it. Make sure that the edges of the cloth hang over the outside of the bowl. Pour in your assorted flower blossoms followed by the water. Cover your bowl and allow it to settle overnight.

The following day, pull out the cheesecloth by the edges and squeeze the fragrant water into a pan for heating. Simmer the liquid until only about a teaspoon is left. Place this in a small dark bottle that you have to keep tightly closed whilst not used. Ensure also that you store this away from any light and heat.

Fancy a fragrant perfume that's sure to inspire your dreams? Try this celestial mix of soothing flower scents that will relax and inspire you.

Ingredients:

* 2 cups distilled water
* 3 tablespoons vodka
* 5 drops lavender essential/fragrance oil
* 10 drops chamomile essential/fragrance oil
* 10 drops valerian essential oil

Directions:
Combine all the ingredients together and shake well. Place in a dark colored container. Afterwards allow the perfume to quiet down for at least 12 hours. Store afterwards in a cool dry area for the best results.
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