Kentish Rain(Design Your Own Fragrance Oil Winner): Rainy, salty mist green notes made up of basil, green leaf and ozone notes with added notes of muguet lily, rose and jasmine bring out the touch of violet in the blend for sweetness. Our perfumer added bottom notes of Sandalwood and tonka to round out the earthy, coast like feel. Accelerates trace slightly.
Flashpoint: 200ºF +
"This fragrance reminds me of my home county on the English coast...rainy, salty mist and very green.".... Alison, Design Your Own Fragrance Winner.
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Terah from Bramble Berry replies...Hi Kristin! I'm glad you love the smell of our Kentish Rain Fragrance Oil! We do too! Though, I'm sorry you had troubles working with it in your cold process soap. It sounds like your soap got too hot even without the insulation, which is what caused the crack. Sometimes in gel phase your soap can get super hot and burn off part of the fragrance which may be why you're noticing some fading. To learn more about this check out our How to Prevent Scent Fading in Soap blog post.
Reply from Bramble Berry Hi Yvonne! I'm so sorry this fragrance oil was giving you problems! In our tests and recipes the Kentish Rain Fragrance Oil behaved well and did not separate! It sounds like you may have experienced glycerin rivers, explained in The River Runs Deep: An explanation of glycerin rivers. I will email you personally to help troubleshoot!
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