What’s in the Mix? Blending Ideas and Prompts is a weekly exercise designed to spark your imagination and get your creative juices flowing. Each week you’ll find a question, a suggestion or a prompt that will help you identify where you’re stuck, where you are flowing and where you need more education. Mostly, prompts are just fun!
About This Week’s Prompt: When creating a blend, it is important to blend safely, especially when the blend is for therapeutic purposes. Of course we blend for the pleasure of the aroma too. Today’s blending prompt is about checking your knowledge about dilutions.
I receive lots of questions about blending, and I love it! It tells me that people understand the potency of essential oils and that they need to be used with care and respect. There can be uncomfortable, even dangerous, consequences when used incorrectly.
To check your answer, here’s a link to
my handy little chart with blending guidelines and dilutions.
Keep it at your blending table for easy reference.
Share your answer in the comment section below! Let’s inspire each other! By leaving your creative ideas in the Comments sections you might give someone a great idea for a listing blend, and someone might give YOU a great idea. Who knows, maybe you’ll become inspired to create a new product or an entire product line from something that is sparked by this exercise.