BODY BUTTER: Melt one ounce each Cocoa butter and Jojoba oil over low heat. Add 4 drops of Verbena, 6 drops of Rosewood, 5 drops of Blood Orange and 5 drops of Vanilla Oleoresin. Blend together; it will thicken as it cools. Apply to dry skin or cracked feet. (2% dilution)
FOOT BATH: Add to a full basin of warm water: 5 drops of Verbena and 3 drops of Tea Tree. Mix well and soak feet for 15 minutes or as desired.
INHALER/DIFFUSER: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Verbena, 5 drops of Eucalyptus (Radiata) and 5 drops of Niaouli. Or add 5-6 drops of this blend to your Car Diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.
PROBLEM SKIN: Add to a 2 ounce bottle: 2 drops of Verbena, 3 drop of Geranium, 3 drops of Tea Tree and 2 drops of Lavender, then fill with witch hazel. Shake well before applying a couple of drops to a water-damp cotton ball and wiping oily areas around the nose, chin and forehead. Add a teaspoon of this blend to a small basin of water and soak a face cloth for larger areas. Relax and keep your eyes closed, as you apply the cloth to your entire face for a refreshing mask! (1% dilution)
BODY MIST: Add to a 4 ounce spray bottle: 10 drops of Verbena, 10 drops of Geranium, 5 drops of Ylang Ylang and 5 drops of Orange, then fill with witch hazel, water or hydrosol. Shake well before spritzing on skin as desired. (2% dilution)
Elate: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Verbena, 5 drops of Orange and 5 drops of Sandalwood. Or add of this blend to your Thera Lux Nebulizing diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.
FRAGRANT SACHET: Fill an empty sachet bag with dried flowers, herbs or cotton balls. Add 6-10 drops of Verbena to the sachet filling; close and place the sachet in drawers, or hang in your closet.
BATHROOM CLEANING SPRAY: Add to an 8 ounce spray bottle: 20 drops of Verbena, 40 drops of Lemon Eucalyptus and 30 drops of Tea Tree, then fill with water and shake well before each use.
CLOSET SPRAY: In a 12 ounce spray bottle add: 55 drops of Verbena, 45 drops of Orange and 40 drops of Lemon Myrtle. Fill with water and shake well before each use. Mist as needed to relieve musty smells and discourage pests.
LAUNDRY BOOSTER: Mix together in a large bowl: 1 teaspoon of Verbena and 3 cups of Borax washing soda. Stir to thoroughly mix and store in a wide mouth quart jar. Use 1 heaping tablespoon per load.