This particular formulation of fragrance oil has been specially crafted to ensure compatibility with soaps, candles, reed diffusers, perfumes, haircare, skincare, and cosmetic preparations. Please be advised that this oil may not be suitable for use in cold air diffusers, as it is an extremely potent formulation. For that specific need, we recommend customers to select our other specially formulated fragrance oils designed for that specific application.
Frankincense & Myrrh Fragrance Oil
Frankincense & Myrrh Fragrance Oil is not a pure essential oil but contains fixatives to make a longer-lasting and more fragrant product. It works beautifully for Candle Making, Soap Making, and Personal Care Applications such as Lotion, Shampoo, and Liquid Soap. This list is incomplete, and we invite you to play, create and invent a million other ways to use it. We recommend you test a small amount before scaling up to larger-size formulations. As with all VINEVIDA products, these fragrance oils are intended for external use only and should not be ingested under any circumstances.
Sultry patchouli, cedarwood, Amyris, and balsam notes warmed with ginger and orange create a fragrance reminiscent of frankincense and myrrh.
- Top: Musk
- Bottom: Patchouli
Uses for Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance Oil
Deliciously soothing base notes of patchouli and balsam create an ambiance of Heavenly night.
Reed Diffusers and Candles
Beautiful for meditation and sacred holidays.
Custom Soap and Bath Products
Add a few drops to the cold process or melt and pour soaps for beautiful holiday gifts.
Air Fresheners and Linen Sprays
Dilute a couple of drops of Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance Oil into a teaspoon of alcohol, then fill your spray bottle with water. Freshen the furniture, sheets, and carpet.
Perfect for holiday ad religious gifts.
Directions for Use
Hand Made Perfumery
Fragrance oils make wonderful additions to handmade perfumes. For cologne designed to be applied to freshly shaved skin, a maximum dilution of 1.6% is appropriate. This would apply to both Eau de Toilettes and fine fragrances. For products designed for unshaven skins, you can be more liberal. Maximum dilution would be 15.9%.
If you use Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance Oil in deodorant or antiperspirant products, the maximum dilution is 1.6%. This applies to either roll-on or body spray products.
As per the IFRA regulations, the maximum safe dilution for Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance Oil is set at 8.3% if it is used for body creams, foot care products, insect repellents, or talcum powder. Hand care products, including sanitizers, have a maximum dilution of 2.42%, and facial preparations are down to 1.6%.
Soaps and Bathroom Fragrances
Frankincense and Myrrh, Fragrance Oil Fragrance oil lends itself well to bathroom products. Maximum dilution for soaps, shampoos, or any other IFRA category 9 product is 4.9%. This category also covers laundry pretreatment and cleaning products.
Maximum dilution for making an aerosol room spray or any other item that will be propelled using a pump is 15.9%.
Fragrance oils are much better than essential oils for candle making because of their stronger scent throw. Candles and related scented items fall under Category 12 of the IFRA safety standards. Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance, Oil Fragrance oil, has no restrictions on use for category 12. Feel free to use as much or as little as pleases your nose.
IFRA Guidelines for Maximum Dilution
Maximum dilution for this fragrance oil depends on the products you plan on making.
It should be noted that maximum dilutions are from a safety aspect only, based on the chemical composition of the oil. Sometimes, these are very high because all components are relatively benign. These amounts are not necessarily recommendations of how much to use in your recipe. They may smell too strong or make the item prohibitively expensive to produce. As long as you remain below the advised limits, you can be as generous or parsimonious as you like. Use more, use less. We’ll leave the creative stuff to you.
The following maximum dilutions apply based on the ingredients used, as per the International Fragrance Regulation Authority.
Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance Oil are not approved under IFRA safety guidelines for lip- or mouth-related products as per their categories 1 and 6.
We recommend testing a small amount before scaling to larger formulations, as with all Vinevida products. These fragrance oils are intended for external use only and should not be ingested under any circumstances.
While Frankincense and Myrrh Fragrance Oil Fragrance oil will have no therapeutic properties because it is a synthetic products, it’s a wonderful way to scent your home. Have the best time experimenting and making your home an ever more beautiful expression of you. Why not tag Vinevida on your socials and post your finished product?
Our Commitment to Quality:
All of our Fragrance Oils are free of Phthalates, Parabens, SLS, and SLES.