OIL BASED FORMULATIONS: Creating Oil Perfumes and Scented Body Oils
Beginner level class
This Introductory perfume class focuses on creating oil based perfumes and scented body oils utilizing a variety of cold pressed organic carrier oils oil soluble essences. Oil based perfumes are rapidly increasing in popularity and many prefer the long lasting moisturizing fragrance perfume oils provide. Formulating perfumes using oil as a carrier presents it's own unique challenges and attendees will learn the proper ratios of top, middle, and base notes necessary for creating balanced perfume oils. Topics will include carrier oils, formulation, scent classification, essence dilution, reputable suppliers for sourcing ingredients and packaging, botanical materials unsuitable for oil perfume formulation, storage, and aging of perfumes and essences. Students will create at least three oil based perfumes and one scented body oil to take home.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a notebook and pen for note taking. Please note that classes are NON-REFUNDABLE. Early registration pricing is currently in effect, class price subject to change.
Class is held from 10:30 am-4:30 pm Sunday November 3rd at Providence Perfume Co., 13 South Angell Street, Providence RI 02906. Class will break for lunch mid-day.