Aromatherapy: perfumes

 FLOWER POWER COLOGNE
This is a light, fresh toilet water that combines two favorite garden scents – rose and lavender
with fresh herbs and citrus peel for an irresistible scent, perfect for splashing on throughout the day.
2 tablespoons fresh rose petals
2 tablespoons fresh lavender flowers
Peel of 1 lemon (zest only)
1 tablespoon fresh Rosemary
1 tablespoon fresh Peppermint
2 Cups water 1 ¼ cups vodka
Place the flowers, peel, and herbs in a small saucepan and cover with the water.
Simmer on low heat for 5 minutes but do not boil. Cool completely and add the vodka.
Pour the mixture into a clean container with a tight-fitting lid and place in a cool, dry location
for 2 weeks. Strain off all solids and bottle your cologne in a pretty bottle. Yield: 16 ounces.

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  SOLID LAVENDER PERFUME
4 ounces beeswax
½ cup sweet almond oil
1 tablespoon Lavender essential oil
Melt beeswax into the oil using a double boiler.
Remove from heat. Stir in essential oils and keep stirring
for about a minute. Pour into containers and let cool
completely until solid.

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 MOON PRIESTESS PERFUME
1 Drop Queen of the Night Oil 3 drops rose oil
1 drop lemon verbana oil 4 fl. oz white spirit
Blend the three oils in a bottle. Add the white spirit, and shake all
vigorously. A cologne can be made by adding another 1 FL. oz of white
spirit and 3 fl. oz of distilled water.

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 ART OF PERFUMERY
¼ oz. oil of lavender
60 drops essence of musk
30 drops essence of ambergris
30 drops oil of bergamot
8 oz. spirit
Mix by agitation. Then add:
22 drops oil of cloves
8 drops oil of cinnamon
8 drops essence of ambergris

MOON PRIEST COLOGNE
1 fl.oz lemon verbena or Lime oil 2 fl.oz coriander oil
1/2 fl.oz. camphor or myrrh oil 1/4 fl.oz. white spirit 3 3/4 fl.oz. distilled water
Blend the oils in a bottle, add the spirit and water and shake all
vigorously. Increasing the myrrh oils gives a darker perfume;
increasing the camphor, a lighter and more spicy one. All perfumes ‘behave’
differently on different skins, so it is worth experimenting to find your own balance.

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 LUST POTION
6 drops of Patchouli oil 6 drops of Sandalwood oil 6 drops of Rose oil
6 drops of Clove oil 6 drops of Nutmeg oil 6 drops of Olive oil
Wear as a perfume whenever you’ll be in the presence of the person you’re trying to attract.
Be careful, this stuff is really potent. And don’t be surprised if you find others eyeing you as well.
I find it’s pretty effective for getting a man’s attention. I would probably suggest substituting amber
oil for the rose oil in order to attract a woman.

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If you read nothing else here, read this!

Hey all. I am truly blessed to have so many awesome visitors, and I really appreciate all the traffic. Hopefully, what I am learning and sharing is helping you and others as well.
I was checking my stats and I have had several referring links from here I was intriged and went to the site.
It seems like a nice place for RPG, complete with lessons and homework a la Hogwart’s School from Harry Potter.
I started wondering though, some of the potions and other what-nots the students there are making are using ideas gleaned from this site. Which is great! Glean away! 🙂
But I want to make something CRYSTAL CLEAR:
Many plants are toxic. Some will make you sick. Some will even kill you. Painfully.
Essential oils are NOT to be taken internally unless you have spoken with a licensed aromatherapist (which I am not) and your medical doctor.
Some oils and herbs are abortificants, meaning they cause miscarriage. Some induce hallucinations. Some induce other deadly side effects.
Now, I would feel terrible if someone cooked up a concoction using ideas from my posts, and then died because of it.
One in particular I saw involved ingesting mistletoe. BIG NO-NO FOLKS!
So make up your potions to your heart’s content…but be sure you don’t eat or drink anything without the assistance of a licensed herbologist and/or medical doctor.
Now, before anyone gets their knickers in a bunch…Yes I know its a role playing group. But still…I feel the need to put it out there.
Don’t ingest the stuff folks. Seriously.
Ok, now glean away and play nicely.

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aromatherapy: Menstrual cramps

Menstrual Cramps Aromatherapy Blend

Ingredients:
1 ounce carrier oil such as sweet almond
15 drops Peppermint
10 drops Cypress
5 drops Lavender
Directions: Mix oils well in a clean, dark-colored glass container. Gently message a small amount into the abdominal area.

found here

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Aromatherapy recipe: Insomnia

Insomnia Aromatherapy Blend

Ingredients:
10 drops Roman Chamomile
5 drops Clary Sage
5 drops Bergamot
Directions: Blend the oils well in a clean dark-colored glass bottle. Add 1-2 drops to a tissue and place inside your pillow to aid you in falling asleep.

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more oil/fragrance properties

Symtoms and Essential Oils that Help

Abscess Chamomile, lavender, carrot seed
Analgesic Bergamot, Chamomile, Lavender, Marjoram, Rosemary
Aphrodisiac: Ylang Ylang, Sandalwood, Rose, Clary Sage, Jasmine, Neroli, Vetiver
Anger Chamomile, Mint, Ylang-Ylang
Anti-inflammatory Eucalyptus, Chamomile, Geranium, Peppermint
Allergies Chamomile, Rose
Analgesic Eucalyptus, Peppermint, Chamomile
Angina Eucalyptus, lavender, tea tree,
Anti-bacteiral Tea Tree, Garlic, Bergamot, Eucaluptus, Lavender, Ravensara
Aggression Bergamot, chamomile, lemon, marjoram, Rosewood, Sandalwood, rosemary, ylang-ylang
Anxiety Chamomile, lavender, orange, neroli, sandalwood
Appetite Loss Bergamot, oregano
Asthma Eucalyptus, lavender, clary, pine, rosemary, lemon,
Athletes Foot Tea Tree
Bitterness Lemon
Blisters Lavender Chamomile
Calming Lavender, Neroli, Clary Sage, Ylang Ylang
Circulation Rosemary
Cold Eucalyptus, Tea Tree, Peppermint, Lemon
Compulsiveness Clary-sage, frankiscense
Cystitis Bergamot, rockrose, eucalyptus, myrtle
Confusion Geranium, lemon
Dandruff Peppermint, Tea Tree
Digestion Peppermint, Neroli, Clary Sage
Disapointment Bergamot, Frankinsense, Jasmine, Orange, Rose
Depression Bergamot, chamomile, Frankinscese, Geranium, lavender, lemon, neroli, peppermint, rose, tangerine,sandalwood, ylang-ylang
Ezcema Bergamot, jasmine, chamomile, lavender, sandalwood, geranium
Exhaution Geranium, Rosemary
Expectorant Benszoin, Bergamot, Eucalyptus, Marjoram, Myrrh, Sandalwood
Fatigue clary, grapefruit, jasmine, orange, palmarosa, peppermint rosemary, vetiver, ylang-ylang
Fear Cedarwood, chamomile, frankinscense ginger, patchouli, sandalwood
Fustration Ylang-Ylang
Grief Marjoram, tangerine, frankinscense
Herpes Lavender, tea tree, bergamot
Headache Lavender, ginger, marjoram, rose, clary, ylang-ylang, eucalyptus, peppermint
Hepatic (strengthens liver) Chamomile, Cypress, Lemon, Peppermint, Rosemary, Thyme
Hypertensive Clary Sage, Syssop, Rosemary
Hypotensive Lavender, Marjoram, Melissa, Ylang-Ylang
Irritability Chamomile, cypress, lavender, marjoram, sandalwood, ylang-ylang
Immuno-stimulant Garlic, Lavneder, Ravensara, Rosewood, Tea Tree
Insomnia Neroli, rose, chamomile, orange, lavender, rosewood, sandalwood, marjoram
Impatience Chamomile, Clary Frankincense, Lavender
Insect Bite Lavender
Jealousy Jasmine, rose
Loneliness Benzoin, marjoram
Memory (poor) Rosemary
Obsession Clary-sage, sandalwood, frankscense
Periods: Painful: Lavender, Geranium
Irregular: Chamomile, Clary Sage, Geranium
Heavy: Cypress
PMS: Chamomile, neroli, ylang-ylang,
Nervousness Chamomile, jasmine, lavender, neroli, ylang-ylang
Paranoia Frankinscense, lavender
PMS Chamomile, neroli, ylang-ylang,
Relaxing Chamomile, Lavender, Geranium
Rheumatism Rosemary, Lavender, Chamomile, Lemon
Sadness Benzoin, jasmine, rose, rosewood
Sedative Benzoin, Bergamot, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Lavender, Marjoram, Melissa, Neroli, Rose, Ylang-Ylang
Skincare Acne: Tea Tree, Palmarosa, Lavender, Sandalwood, Patchouli
Dry Skin: Neroli, Sweet Orange, Rose
Toning: Lemon, Lavender
Wrinkles: Carrot Seed, Palmarosa
Stress Bergamot, sandalwood, vetiver, lavender,cedarwood
Sunburn Chamomile, lavender, yarrow
Tension Cedarwood, chamomile, clary-sage, cypress, frankinscense, geranium, lavender, rosewood, sandalwood, tangerine, ylang-ylang
Vaginitis Bergamot, rose, tea tree
Vasoconstrictor Chamomile, Cypress, Rose
Vasodialator Marjoram

[Patricia Davis, Aromatherapy A-Z (United Kingdom: C.W. Daniel Company Limited , 1998), 352.] This is an excellent book you can find it at your local bookstore or at amazon.com

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Still more scent meanings

Love Scents
China Rain – drawing a new love
Jasmine – luck in love
Rose – true love
Ylang Ylang – to strengthen or create balance in love
White Jasmine – to heighten sexual aspects in relationships
Musk – to excite sexual love and intense desire
Patchouli – to maintain happiness in love
Copal – after a quarrel
Gardenia/Lavender – to ease hurt caused by love

Money Scents
Red Ginger – success and improvement
Cinnamon – draw money and success to you
Bergamont – to attract money
Honeysuckle – to maintain your money
Basil – correct paths to money

Protection
Carnation – protection, strength
Dragons Blood – protection, potency
Frankincense – protection, astral strength
Coconut – protection, purification
Myrrh – protection, spirituality
Sandalwood – protection, healing
Bayberry – unwanted influences, control

Psychic Awareness
Lemongrass – to increase powers with tools
Frankincense – again used in High Magick
Eucalyptus – to increase powers
Lotus – for strengthing and protection of powers
Myrrh – again, a high vibratory scent
Queen of the Night – special blend for second sight and improving powers
Kachina Dreams – special blend for spirits and calling wisdom
Angelic Visions – special blend white light illumination, spirituality
Ocean Breeze – special blend for water powers, restoration

found here: http://www.sinsuality.com/i

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Essential oils…meanings and uses

Allspice Strengthens will & determination in gaining your objectives

Almond Anoint to the forehead to increase alertness & wisdom

Amber Protects from ill will & bad luck

Balsam Fir Breaks up negative conditions

Basil Worn to avoid major confrontations between people

Bay When worn it protects against all negative energy forms.

Bayberry Anoint wrists to bring money & blessings to the home

Bergamot Brings success & money

Black Pepper Increases alertness & courage

Camphor Harmony

Carnation Helps increase physical strength when worn

Cedarwood Attracts power, pride, beauty, strength, & prosperity

Chamomile Attracts good luck & money

Cinnamon Good uncrossing oil, love, & lust

Cinnamon Orange Success, love, lust are enhanced

Citronella Attracts friends & lovers

Citrus Heightens psychic abilities & power

Clary Sage Creates an euphoric feeling

Clove Promotes healing, can be used to drive away harmful forces, money attraction

Coriander love spells & sachets, health

Cypress eases the mind in time of crisis, health, also good for consecrations & protection

Egyptian Musk Great love & lust oil, builds confidence & strength

Eucalyptus Strong healing oil

Fennel Aids in communication, wear to keep away evil

Frankincense Excellent anointing oil for all your ritual tools

Gardenia Very protective, peace & harmony, alleviates stress

Geranium Rose Breaks hexes, good for blessing new altars, homes or businesses

Ginger Money-Sprinkle it wherever you want money to come to you

Heather Good luck, prophetic dreams

Heliotrope Powerful wealth attraction oil

Honeysuckle Protection, wear to attract the opposite sex to you

Jasmine All purpose attraction oil, love, sex, lust

Lavender Brings tranquility & peace at home, attracts love

Lemon Promotes good health, energy, healing, & longevity

Lemongrass Purifies the body, good luck & power

Lilac Attracts positive spirits, love spells, protection

Lily of the Valley Brings inner peace, calmness, & comfort

Lime Increases personal energy

Lotus Increases personal vibration for high spiritual work

Magnolia Increases psychic power & heightens psychic abilities, brings peace & harmony

Marjoram Relieves depression, and brings happiness into the home

Musk (Egyptian) Builds confidence & strength for any situation

Myrrh Use with Frankincense oil for strong protection.

Narcissus Anoint the body to bring calm, peace, & harmony- also good when worn for gambling luck

Nutmeg Breaks evil hexes, brings good luck to all users

Orange Wear to attract proposals from loved ones

Orris Attracts the opposite sex, money, & protection from evil spirits

Palmarosa Helps one to meet the challenges presented to you throughout the day

Patchouli Used in reversal spells, money, & love spells

Pennyroyal Protection, peace, keeps up energy & stamina

Peppermint Purification & healing, brings positive movement in your live

Pettigrain Very protective

Pine Purification & protection, use in a bath to wash away all your past mistakes

Rose Attracts affection & friendship, love oil for women

Rosewater A holy water for bathing before ritual or the washing of hands before ritual

Rosemary Healing oil for headaches, restful night sleep when anoint a pillow

Rosewood Attracts love, enhances sensuality, vitality, & steadfastness

Sage Cleanses negativity, wear to help gain wisdom

Sandalwood Heightens psychic abilities & spiritual levels, general all around protection oil

Sassafras Wards off curses, negativity, & hatred, wear to attract money

Spearmint Attracts love

Sweet Orange Worn by women to attract men, good luck, prosperity, love, & lust

Tea Tree Eliminates confusion & helps face situations head on

Thyme Attract good health, gives energy & courage when needed

Tuberose Excites the senses & brings out the sensuality in the wearer, wear to brings love & romance, brings peace of mind & happiness

Vanilla Heightens lust & intensifies loving feelings

Verbana Use as floor wash to remove all curses & hexes from you and your home

Vetivert Add to any incense to overcome all curses & hexes

Violet worn to provide peace & calm, protects against all evil. can change your luck

Wintergreen Protection, attracts success, healing

Wisteria Helps connect man to the higher realms

Ylang-Ylang Wear to attract attention

found here: http://www.magickcauldron.com/oils.html

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